200 People Injured in Taiwan Park Explosion

According to CNN more than 200 people were injured during an explosion at park in New Taipai City, Taiwan on Saturday.
Fire broke out after flammable powder apparently exploded on stage during a Color Play Asia party at Formosa Fun Coast. At these festivals, dancing patrons are sprayed with colorful clouds of powder.
The explosions took place at about 8:30 p.m. local time, though local firefighters were able to extinguish the fires quickly, a reported 229 people were injured, about 97 seriously. Some injured victims were laid out on inflatable pool tubes and sent to local hospitals, while others are being tended to on the premises.



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