19 Killed by Fireworks Factory in Mexico Explodes

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atynews.com – A terrible explosion occurred at the fireworks factory, in Mexico City. In this incident, 19 people were reported killed.

Reported by Reuters on Friday (6/7/2018), In addition to the deaths, At least there are dozens other wounded by the explosion.

Local officials say, There are at least two terrible explosions that occurred and injured many people.

“Emergency workers came to the first explosion call, when the second incident occurred, killing and injuring members of these groups,” a statement said.

Luis Felipe Puente, head of the Mexican civil protection agency, told local television that at least 19 people were killed and 40 wounded.

There was a series of explosions in the fireworks market, workshops and depots in Tultepec, about 32 kilometers north of Mexico City, including a series of big blasts on the market in December 2016 that killed about three dozen people.

The police are still investigating the main cause of this explosion. He promised to complete the case.