1 dead, 3 injured in Navapolack accident


Four workers were injured on June 12 during an accident at the Navapolack-based chemical plant Polimir in the north-eastern Belarus.  One of the workers died on the way to a local hospital. During repairs of a pipeline valve, technical acid burst out.

The injured have been admitted to a central city clinic, but no reports about their condition are available.

The Polimir plant operates in a routine mode, according to Belapan.