Chemical Emergency Alert Activated in Spain After Explosion in Tarragona Province


An explosion and a fire have been reported at a chemical plant in Spain’s Tarragona province.

The Catalan Civil Defence Agency has advised people in nearby areas to stay indoors until further notice. 

People in the following areas have been told to close their doors and windows.

​According to the agency, no toxic level increase has been registered.

Local residents have been sharing photos and videos of the aftermath of the explosion online.​


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