Released: Names of two victims who died in Haifa gas leak

November 24, 2010 00:33

The names of the two people who died as the result of a gas leak at the Haifa refinery on Tuesday night were released.

The victims have been identified as cousins George Za'atrah, 31, and Tamer Marjiah, 33, from the village of Yafia near Nazareth.

Five people were also wounded in the refinery.

The gas leak was contained shortly after the incident, a spokesman for the refinery said.

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