rises to 36 the number of deaths in explosion in Mexico

The accident occurred at the end of yesterday afternoon (20), na Cidade de Tultepec.
21/12/2016 09h36 - Updated 21/12/2016 15h32
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rises to 36 the number of deaths caused by an explosion in a fireworks materials market in Mexico. There is 72 hurt people, according to the latest balance sheet victims, released this morning (21).

An explosion at a fireworks market has killed 36 people in Mexico. The accident occurred at the end of yesterday afternoon (20), na Cidade de Tultepec, about 50 kilometers from the capital. According to the Governor of the State of Mexico, Eruviel Avila, most of the victims died at the scene. Only three people were taken to hospitals, but did not resist. Others 70 they are hospitalized.

The market has 300 shops and has a restricted rules of safety measures, just for marketing fireworks. Approximately 80% of the population lives Tultepec manufacturing materials and fireworks, used in national festivals and religious celebrations. To this end of year, the city planned to sell 100 tons of pyrotechnic fires. The President of Mexico, Enrique Peña Nieto, He sent condolences to the families of the victims in a message on Twitter.

Source: Agency Brazil


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