Firefighter found alive in rubble after China blast

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Some 32 hours after two huge explosions in a Chinese port city killed at least 50 people, rescuers pull a trapped firefighter out of the rubble. (Photo: CNN)

TIANJIN, China (AP) — Some 32 hours after two huge explosions in a Chinese port city killed at least 50 people, rescuers have pulled a trapped firefighter out of rubble.

Local media say he’s being treated for injuries to his face, chest and feet.

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Seventeen of those killed were firefighters, but authorities say others are still missing.

Wednesday night’s blasts in Tianjin originated at shipping containers owned by a company authorized to handle hazardous material and struck a mostly nonresidential warehouse district.