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Belgian firefighters head to measure cyanide rate in a street in Wetteren on May 8, 2013. In the night of May 4 to 5 a freight train derailed and exploded on a track near Schellebelle, part of Wichelen, Wetteren. The train contained the chemical product acrylonitrile, a toxic and inflammable fluid that can cause breathing problems. Emergency services evacuated some 500 residents. One local resident died and 49 persons were brought to hospital. AFP PHOTO / BELGA / LAURIE DIEFFEMBACQ Belgium Out (Photo credit should read LAURIE DIEFFEMBACQ/AFP/Getty Images)
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Belgian firefighters head to measure cyanide rate in a street in Wetteren on May 8, 2013. In the night of May 4 to 5 a freight train derailed and exploded on a track near Schellebelle, part of Wichelen, Wetteren. The train contained the chemical product acrylonitrile, a toxic and inflammable fluid that can cause breathing problems. Emergency services evacuated some 500 residents. One local resident died and 49 persons were brought to hospital. AFP PHOTO / BELGA / LAURIE DIEFFEMBACQ Belgium Out (Photo credit should read LAURIE DIEFFEMBACQ/AFP/Getty Images)
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Belgian firefighters head to measure cyanide rate in a street in... News Photo 168303995BELGAHOTNEWS ONTPLOFFING GOEDERENTREIN EXPLOSION AFP,Belgian Culture,Belgium,Cyanide,Emergencies and Disasters,Finance,Firefighter,Horizontal,Measuring,Mode of Transport,Oost-Vlaanderen (VLG),Rescue Worker,Street,Wetteren,head toPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPBelgian firefighters head to measure cyanide rate in a street in Wetteren on May 8, 2013. In the night of May 4 to 5 a freight train derailed and exploded on a track near Schellebelle, part of Wichelen, Wetteren. The train contained the chemical product acrylonitrile, a toxic and inflammable fluid that can cause breathing problems. Emergency services evacuated some 500 residents. One local resident died and 49 persons were brought to hospital. AFP PHOTO / BELGA / LAURIE DIEFFEMBACQ Belgium Out (Photo credit should read LAURIE DIEFFEMBACQ/AFP/Getty Images)