Five People Killed in Fireworks Store Explosion in Mexico

Mexico City, Five people have been killed in an

explosion of fireworks that were being stockpiled for a local celebration.

The Civil Defence Agency in Queretaro said in a statement that the

accident occurred at about 6:30 a.m. Tuesday in the community of

Fuentezuelas.

Fireworks that were being stored at a local chapel exploded, killing

five people and injuring nine others.

Source: Oman News Agency