A suspected gas poisoning incident occurred during the overhaul of a food factory in Changning County,Sichuan province on May 24th.
According to reports , at 14:57 on May 24, Changning County “110”, “120”, and “119” received reports that a suspected harmful gas poisoning incident had occurred in the Changning County Furong Bamboo Shoot Food Factory during it’s facility maintenance. When rescue arrived the scene, 7 people were found lying unconsciously . The victim were quickly rushed to Changning County People’s Hospital
As of 20:50 on the 24th, 5 of the 7 had died, and the other 2 still under treatment . The cause of the incident is under in-depth investigation .
It’s learnt that the Bamboo Shoots Food Factory is a micro enterprise established in January 2010 .