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A worker at a gas processing facility in Malaysia operated by an affiliate of Petronas was killed on Thursday after an explosion.

Petronas Gas (PGB) confirmed that the employee “succumbed to his injury while doing repair work” at near Gas Processing Plant 4.

The processing facility is located in Kertih, Terengganu, Malaysia.

“PGB is extending all necessary assistance to the family members of the victim,” the company said.

According to local media, the deceased worker was a welder.

Three others were injured in the explosion.

The four workers were performing maintenance to repair a gas leak.