Indonesian oil well fire kills 18, injures dozens

Indonesian oil well fire kills 18, injures dozens

Updated April 25, 2018 22:46:02 A newly drilled, unregulated oil well in western Indonesia has exploded into flames, killing at least 18 people and injuring dozens, authorities said. Key points: Several people are in a serious condition, with dozens suffering severe burns Locals describe hearing a loud explosion that felt …

Indonesian oil well fire kills 15, injures 40

Indonesian oil well fire kills 15, injures 40

Posted April 25, 2018 19:41:51 Photo: The well was drilled to a depth of about 250 metres, according to authorities. (AP: Al Mahdi) A newly drilled, unregulated oil well in western Indonesia has exploded into flames, killing at least 15 people and injuring 40, authorities said. Key points: Several people …

Carnival ride accident kills one, seriously injures another in France’s north

Carnival ride accident kills one, seriously injures another in France’s north

Updated April 01, 2018 11:12:21 A man has been killed and another person seriously injured in a carnival ride accident in a small town in France’s north. The Rhone prefecture said three other people were slightly injured when the ride collapsed on Saturday afternoon in Neuville-sur-Saone. The prefecture would not …

Suicide attack kills at least 26, injures 18 in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul

Suicide attack kills at least 26, injures 18 in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul

Updated March 21, 2018 21:08:35 Photo: The suicide bomber detonated his explosives as people were leaving the Kart-e Sakhi shrine. (Reuters: Omar Sobhani) A suicide bomber has blown himself up near a Shi’ite shrine in Kabul, killing at least 26 people and injuring 18, officials say, as the Afghan capital …

Austin explosion injures at least one person, authorities say

Austin explosion injures at least one person, authorities say

Updated March 21, 2018 12:59:37 Emergency personnel are responding to another explosion in Austin, Texas, this one at a store in the southern part of the city, authorities say. Key points: Injuries to man in his 30s are non life-threatening Its the sixth explosion in Austin area since March 2 …