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Leaked Video: Horrific explosion on oil tanker. Viewer warning.

PortandTerminal.com, May 22, 2020

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA – The details about this incident are still sketchy and we will update this story as more information becomes available. What we do know now is that on May 19th, there was a fuel flare and explosion onboard a tanker belonging to Yangzhou XX Shipping Co., Ltd. near the Yangtze River trunk line in China.

The terrifying video, filmed in the city of Tongling in Anhui Province on May 19, shows a ball of fire suddenly emerging from the oil pipe, causing four people to run and jump off the 312-foot long and 53-foot wide ship before it exploded.

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