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WATCH: Silicone oil tanker truck crashes and causes huge fire in Anhui, China


A silicone oil tanker truck has reportedly crashed and caused a huge fire on an expressway in China’s Anhui province, according to video footage that began circulating on Wednesday, September 21.

Video footage of the silicone oil tanker truck fire in Anhui, China, was shared on Twitter:

“🔥A silicone oil tanker crashed and broke out a huge fire on the expressway connecting Lu`an, Anhui province, and Wuhan, Hubei province.#China #Anhui”

“The fire on the elevated expressway has been extinguished, according to the local police station. One driver is in minor injury.Source: CCTV”

Then news follows reports of a huge fire that broke out in a high rise Telecom building in Changsha, China, as reported on Friday, September 16.

Video footage of the huge fire in the high rise Telecom building in Changsha, China, was shared on Twitter:

“Building of #ChinaTelecom in #Changsha on fire.”


According to initial reports by Chinese-state affiliated media People’s Daily app, the fire was brought under control by firefighters who rushed to the scene.

The news of a fire in Changsha, China followed reports of a huge fire that broke out at Kola MMC nickel refinery in Russia’s Monchergorsk, Murmansk region, as reported on Wednesday, September 14.

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Joshua Manning

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