At 20:22 on August 23rd, a fire broke out in a silicon oil storage tank in Zhejiang high tech Industrial Park of Quzhou industrial agglomeration area. The fire rescue detachment of Quzhou quickly mobilized 12 squadrons, 30 fire engines, 73 tons of foam and 156 officers and soldiers to the scene of the accident. The provincial fire brigade mobilized 13 vehicles and 46 reinforcements from the chemical formation of Jinhua detachment, and the full-time command headquarters of General Yang Guohong arrived at the scene to command the rescue. Xu Wenguang, Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee, Mayor Tang Feifan and Chen Jinchao, Executive Vice Mayor, gave instructions at the first time, demanding full rescue to ensure safety. Vice Mayor Wang Liangchun arrived at the scene for command, and personnel from industrial agglomeration area, emergency department, public security department and environmental protection department were present in time to participate in the rescue. The fire was brought under control at 22:55 on 23 August, and at 2:20 a.m. on 24 August, the open fire was extinguished without casualties. The cause of the accident is still under investigation. According to the monitoring by the Municipal Environmental Protection Bureau, the air quality and water quality in the area near the accident site are normal.
The article is transferred from Quzhou Emergency Management Public Number. The pictures are from the Internet.