Two people were killed and seven others remain trapped after an explosion rocked a factory in east China's Jiangsu Province early this morning, officials said.
The explosion occurred at a workshop of a biotech company in the industrial park for chemical enterprises in Guannan County, according to the county's publicity office.
A fire caused by the blast has been extinguished.
Rescue work is underway, state run Xinhua news agency reported.
(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)