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Series of Blasts at Russian Ammunition Storage Facility Cause 1 death, Thousands Forced to Evacuate

August 6th, 2019 · 3:06 pm @   -  No Comments
Date of Occurrence: 6th August 2019 Location: Achinsk, Russia Event: Industrial Accident Fatalities: 1 Injuries/Displaced: 13

A series of large explosions continuing for 16 hours occurred at a Russian ammunition storage facility in Siberia, killing 1 person and injuring 13 more. Up to 16,500 were told to evacuate and airspace cleared in a 20 km radius due to shrapnel from the blasts.

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Industrial Equipment News

The Guardian