US media reported that at least 6 people were killed and many were injured as a result of a liquid nitrogen gas leak at a food factory in Georgia.
And the “WSBTV” television channel indicated that the accident occurred in a food factory in Gainesville county in the state.
For its part, the “Atlanta Journal-Constitution” newspaper reported, “10 victims have been hospitalized, three of them in critical condition. At least 130 people have been evacuated to a nearby church.”
The Associated Press, citing a spokesperson for the Northeast Georgia Health System, confirmed that “five people died at the Gainesville factory before they could be taken to the hospital, while a sixth person died in the emergency room,” while emergency services are working in several sections at the site to address the leak. Gas.
Source: “Associated Press” + agencies