Chlorine gas tank fell on Chinese cargo ship, 10 dead 251 injured, Jordan VIDEO

Tank with 25 tons of chlorine gas fell onto cargo deck of brand-new deck cargo ship FOREST 6 at Aqaba Port, Jordan, on Jun 27, during loading operation. Tank was damaged, a big thick orange cloud of gas covered the ship and pier alongside. At least 10 people died, and 251 were injured. Local residents are asked to stay at home and close windows, emergency team or teams are responding. FOREST 6 arrived from Djibouti on Jun 27, she was to call Djibouti after Aqaba with cargo loaded at Aqaba, including chlorine gas tank. Last AIS signal dated 1740 UTC Jun 27.

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