Massive Fire Breaks Out in Central Iran Chemical Factory
At least six people were injured in a massive fire at a chemical factory in central Iran. The fire on Sunday broke out in an industrial area in Qom in central Iran reportedly in the Movaledan chemical factory. The cause of the blaze was not immediately known.
Twenty fire engines and 150 firefighters were on the scene to put out the blaze, according to Iranian media.
Some 1.2 million people live in Qom. Authorities in Iran warned that the fire could spread dangerous pollutants in the air.