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Explosion - Middle-America - Honduras

EDIS Number: EX-20121021-36903-HND
Date / time: 21/10/2012 04:03:13 [UTC]
Event: Explosion
Area: Middle-America
Country: Honduras
State/County: Departmento de La Paz
Location: La Concepcion [Unnamed fireworks factory]
Number of Deads: 1 person(s)
Number of Injured: 5 person(s)
Number of Infected: N/A
Number of Missing: N/A
Number of Affected: N/A
Number of Evacuated: N/A
Damage level: Minor

Description:

At least one person died and five were injured Saturday when a fireworks factory exploded in the central Honduran province of La Paz, officials said. Fire Department spokesman Oscar Triminio told reporters that the explosion occurred at 11:00 a.m. local time (1700 GMT) inside a fireworks factory in the La Concepcion neighborhood of La Paz. Triminio said that three of the injured, all factory employees, "had burns on almost 100 percent of their bodies," while the other two "have slight burns." Firefighters are working "to establish the causes of the explosion," which also damaged several nearby homes, Triminio said without give further details.

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