At least six workers have been killed in during a series of explosions triggered by a blaze at at shipbreaking yard.11shipSome 200 others are reportedly trapped inside the yard in Pakistan, with the fire still raging.

“Over 200 workers are trapped inside the shipbreaking yard engulfed by flames,” Deputy General Secretary National Trade Union Federation Nasir Mansoor said, as cited by Tribune newspaper.

Up to 50 others have been injured, local media report. The fire started in a dismantled oil tanker that was stationed in the yard, according to local sources.