Factory in Indonesia – level 3

30-10-2017 15:00

An explosion in a firecracker factory in Indonesia has killed 47 people, injured 46 and many more are unaccounted for. At the time of the explosion, there were 103 workers inside the factory.

The explosion gave way to an enormous fire that engulfed the building. Despite valiant efforts of the fire crews, the roof of the building collapsed.

Difficult words: unaccounted for (we do not know where they are and if they are alive), enormous (very big), engulf (surround completely), valiant (brave), efforts (doing all they can).

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