er24TimesLive reports that paramedics on Monday morning treated 11 people for minor and moderate injuries following an explosion at a factory in Sasolburg‚ Free State.  

According to ER24 spokesman Russel Meiring‚ emergency services arrived on the scene just after 8am to find the factory already evacuated.  He said in a statement:  “Paramedics assessed several bystanders and found that one man has sustained moderate injuries while ten others had sustained minor injuries.  The patients were treated and transported to hospital.”

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