12 people are dead after a 41-vehicle traffic accident on an expressway in East China's Jiangxi province.
- Shanghai Daily
- At least 74 people are dead and many others injured and trapped after a construction platform at a power plant in the Chinese city of Fengcheng in Jiangxi province collapses.
- A series of bombings take place against two government buildings in the city of Fuzhou, Jiangxi, China; at least two people are killed.
- Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao visits rural Jinzhai County in Jiangxi province to celebrate Chinese New Year with local farmers.
- A train traveling from Shanghai to Guilin derails in a mountainous area near Fuzhou, Jiangxi, China, and is destroyed, killing at least 19 and injuring 71 others.
- Severe rainstorms have killed at least 70 people since a powerful tornado hit Chongqing municipality in south-western China in Dianjiang and Liangping counties. Inclement weather in the next two days will affect Guangdong, Fujian, Hunan, Jiangxi, Zhejiang, Guizhou and Yunnan provinces.