6 killed in explosion at Chinese firecracker factory
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Last Updated: Sunday, August 22, 2010, 22:18
Beijing: Six people were killed and eleven others got injured on Sunday in an explosion at firecracker factory in China's southwest Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.

The blast hit the private factory in a village in Lingshan County, Qinzhou City at around 6 pm (local time), police said.

While the cause of explosion is yet to be known, the injured have been admitted to hospitals, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported.


First Published: Sunday, August 22, 2010, 22:18

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