5 killed as cracker unit catches fire in Thrissur

Five persons were killed and a few others injured when a cracker unit caught fire and exploded at Athani here this morning, police said.

Last Updated: Dec 28, 2011, 14:08 PM IST

Thrissur: Five persons were killed and a few
others injured when a cracker unit caught fire and exploded
at Athani here this morning, police said.

The dead have not yet been identified and details are
awaited.

PTI