One killed, another critical after falling into petrol tank

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One worker died and another is in critical condition after they fell into a petrol tank 20 meters high in the central province of Khanh Hoa on Sunday. 


Phan Van Dai, 24, succumbed to injuries at the Khanh Hoa General Hospital and Hoang Anh Diep, 22, sustained multiple injuries, officials said.


It was at noon break and Dai and Diep, workers of the Hanoi-based Petrolimex Construction Joint Stock Company No.1, were not wearing safety belts when they tried to climb down, they said.


The two workers were among 800 other workers  building tanks at the Van Phong petrol store in Ninh Hoa District.


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