TOKYO — An explosion was reported at Honda Motor Co.’s plant in central Japan, police stated on Sunday, with two staff despatched to the hospital with burns.
The explosion at a switchboard occurred at round 9:15 am native time at Honda’s plant in Suzuka metropolis, Mie prefecture, an officer with the prefectural police stated. Two staff of their 20s, who had been checking the switchboard, had been injured and despatched to be handled, the officer stated.
The corporate is investigating, a spokesman stated.
The Suzuka manufacturing unit is certainly one of Honda’s principal manufacturing sources for mild automobiles, together with the N-BOX.
An organization spokesman stated the plant would function as typical on Monday.