Chinese factory blast kills 65 and injures 150 more

An explosion at a factory in China has killed 65 people and injured more than 150 more, Chinese state media have said.

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Emergency blood-donor drive for China blast victims

Chinese authorities have set up an emergency blood-donation drive to help casualties after an explosion at a factory in the eastern Jiangsu Province.

People line up in front of a bus to donate blood for the victims of the explosion. Credit: REUTERS/Stringer

Some of the blast victims will be taken to Shanghai for treatment later today, state broadcaster China Central Television reported.

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