At least two people were killed and four were injured as a result of a chemical leak at the LyondellBasell plant in the US state of Texas.
“In our complex (the city) La Porte there was a leak of ethanoic acid in the Port… Two people were fatally injured during this incident. Four people received burns, they are being transported to provide them with medical care,” LyondellBasell said in a statement.
It is noted that the leak was stopped. According to the air quality monitoring indicators, residents are not in danger. Emergency services are working at the scene of the incident.