1 killed, 9 injured in South Korean oil refinery explosion
Updated 13:07, 20-May-2022

One person was killed and nine others injured in an explosion at a refinery run by South Korean oil refiner S-Oil Corporation in the country's southwest, Yonhap reported on Friday, citing firefighters.

The report said the deceased was a subcontractor among an 11-member repair crew at the refinery's alkylation processing line in Ulsan, about 415 kilometers southwest of Seoul, when the blast occurred at 8:52 p.m. local time on Thursday.

The injured have been hospitalized. 

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