Factory Explosion in Bursa; 2 Dead, 3 Injured

5 injured in the explosion at the synthetic yarn dyeing factory in the central Yildirim district of Bursa

Factory Explosion in Bursa; 2 Dead, 3 Injured
Bursa factory explosion

İsmail Kasap and worker Ferhat Göral (30) were wounded in the explosion at the synthetic yarn dyeing factory in Yildirim, Bursa. The other wounded, Şensoy Shark, was unable to survive, Bilal Ozden and Serdar Ozden said that the health status is good. 


İsmail Kasap, a factory owner who lost his life in the explosion, volunteered to participate in search and rescue activities learned that AKUT member.

 

The incident occurred at 15.10, the central Yildirim district of Otosansit Industrial Site operating in the synthetic yarn dyeing factory occurred. The explosion occurred due to unknown noise at the factory, and then a fire broke out. 

How the explosion happened?

A large number of health, fire, police and search and rescue teams were referred to the region. The fire was extinguished by teams without growth, workers injured in the incident after the first interventions were reportedly referred to hospitals. 2 workers lost their lives in spite of all the interventions and 3 workers are still under treatment.

Bursa Governor Yakup Canbolat visited the scene. Canbolat said, Can There was an explosion at work. After the explosion, health, safety, fire crews have arrived in the region as soon as possible. Interventions are being made. The fire department intervened in the fire at work. All kinds of intervention was done to rescue the workers inside. Now our technical teams are trying to identify the cause of the explosion. We don't have an estimate of the cause of the explosion. It could be a source of oxygen, other things. It's too early to talk about this right now. If we get results, we will share it with you.