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Two injured in explosion and fire at Tata Steel Europe’s Port Talbot Plant in UK

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Two employees suffered minor injuries in an explosion and fire that was caused by spillage of hot metal at Tata Steel Europe's Port Talbot Plant in the United Kingdom early this morning, the company said.
 
In a statement here, Tata Steel said the incident occurred at 0337 hours today (UK time).
 
"All emergency services immediately swung into action. All fires have now been extinguished.
 
"Two of our employees sustained minor injuries and all employees have been accounted for.
 
"All the necessary assistance and medical care is being provided to ensure quick recovery.
 
"Investigations are underway to assess the damage and the potential impact," the statement added.
 
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