- Two days after the explosion at the BASF plant in Ludwigshafen German police divers have recovered a body. The German police reported Wednesday that the divers saw the body of a port basin at the plant.
The explosion on Monday killed two members of the brigade BASF killed. A third employee was still missing. Whether the body was found Wednesday is the missing employee is not known, informs a police spokesman. 'Unfortunately, we must assume that our fears become reality and we have to regret a third dead,' said BASF Board member Margret Suckale.
The victims of the accident were Wednesday commemorated with a minute silence. In total, were in the explosion at the chemical company more than twenty people injured.