HARBIN, Aug. 17 (Xinhua) -- The death toll from Monday's fireworks factory explosion in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province had climbed to 19, with five missing and 153 others injured, local authorities said Tuesday.
| Photo taken on Aug. 16, 2010 shows smoke and fire remaining after an explosion happened |
in Yichun, a city in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province. An explosion occurred in a
firecrackers factory around 9:40 in Yichun on Monday. (Xinhua/Wang Jianwei)