Oil tanker explodes and burns off Hong Kong’s coast | Euronews

“It felt like when there is a strong typhoon, when the wind shakes your doors violently,” one witness said. “I thought maybe there was an earthquake.”

Source: Oil tanker explodes and burns off Hong Kong’s coast | Euronews

HONG KONG — An oil tanker exploded off Hong Kong’s southern coast Tuesday, killing one crew member and leaving three others missing at sea.

Witnesses reported hearing a loud blast that shook windows several miles away.

Authorities said the Vietnam-registered vessel burst into flames as it prepared to refuel.

Twenty-one crew members were rescued from the waters.

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