An explosion in a firework factory in Italy. Firefighters and police officers arrived immediately. The explosion caused 2 people to die and 8 to be wounded, two of them are in terrible conditions. The first victim was identified as Luigi Capasso, an employee.
The other died while going to the hospital, but was not identified yet. The explosion was in the headquarter of the society “Pirotecnica dei fratelli Schiattarella”. The deflagration was heard kilometers away and a fire immediately burst in the building. According to the first investigation, it could be an incident.
Translation provided by Mary Ann D’Costa