VIDEO: Beyond Brevard: Explosion Injures 200 In Taiwan

By  //  June 29, 2015

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83 Suffer Serious Injury at Concert

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TAIWAN — A fire on a music stage spread into a crowd of spectators at a party Saturday night at a Taiwan water park, injuring more than 200 people, authorities said.

According to LiveLeak.com, the explosion occurred after an unknown powder set off the fire near the stage in front of about 1,000 spectators, said Wang Wei-sheng, a liaison with the New Taipei City fire department command center. Wang said 83 people had serious injuries and 131 others have light injuries.

Taiwan’s Central News Agency reported that the fire at the Formosa Water Park in New Taipei City near the island’s capital was quickly brought under control.


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