Mall blast: 3 workers still in ICU

2012-02-09 14:13
Johannesburg - Three workers who were injured in a gas explosion at the Festival Mall in Kempton Park last week are still in intensive care, Famous Brands CEO Kevin Hedderwick said on Thursday.

"They are off the danger list and continue to receive the best possible rehabilitative treatment at Arwyp Hospital," he said.

At least 20 others sustained minor injuries in the explosion.

The February 2 explosion took place near the kitchen of the Mugg and Bean restaurant.

Hedderwick said the investigation was continuing.

"Inevitably an investigation of this nature will take time given that there are four parties preparing independent reports.

"The group will release a statement regarding the final outcome of the investigation once the report is available."
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