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On the 30th, an explosion occurred in Zhangjiakou No. 1 Bath Center in Hebei Province, killing two people and injuring two others. The official micro-blog of the Pro
paganda Department of the Zhangjiakou Municipal Committee of the Communist Party of China announced on the
31st that the cause of the accident was initially identified as the illegal use of obsolete coal-fired boilers by the bathing cent
er, which resulted in rapid spray of steam and explosion of non-electric boilers.
The briefing pointed out that at 15:55 p.m. on January 30, a boiler accident occurred in Kangmei Bath Center of H
ongqi Building, Qiaodong District, Zhangjiakou City. At present, the accident caused two deaths and two in
juries, the injured have been sent to hospital for treatment. The identity of the casualties is being verified.
According to the report, after preliminary investigation, the accident was caused by an explosion of a non-boi
ler (electric boiler). The causes of the boiler accident are: the obsolete coal-fired boilers were illegally used in Kan
gmei Bath Center, and the cracking of the connection between the upper door ring and the furnace gallbladder caus