|Date||27 June 2022|
|Location||Aqaba New Port, Jordan|
|Also known as||Port of Aqaba|
|Cause||Chemical storage container fell onto a docked ship in the port and ruptured, spilling 25 tons of chlorine|
On 27 June 2022, a toxic gas leak happened at the Port of Aqaba in Aqaba, Jordan. A container carrying 25 tons of chlorine fell from a crane onto a docked ship and leaked. The incident killed at least fourteen people and injured more than 265.
References[change | change source]
- "UPDATE: At least a dozen killed due to gas leak in Aqaba". Roya News. 27 June 2022.