11 August 2020,   17:21
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Fireworks factory explodes in Turkey, killing 2 people, injuring more than 80

A fireworks factory has erupted into plumes of smoke and fire, killing two, injuring more than 80 and trapping many people inside.


Television footage shows smoke rising from the factory where 189 employees were working today.


Two people died in the suspected gas explosion outside the town of Henkek, Sakarya province on the Black Sea coast, the Turkish Minister of Health Dr. Fahrettin Koca confirmed.

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