Several people were injured, including two seriously, after an explosion at a chemical site in Leverkusen, Germany, on the morning of July 27, according to a media release from the plant.
The media release added that five people were missing. The cause of the explosion, which occurred at 9:40 am, was not yet known.
This footage, filmed approximately one kilometre south of the site of the explosion, shows smoke billowing into the air. Credit: Arzu Kara via Storyful