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Three die in explosions at an Italian fireworks factory


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Three die in explosions at an Italian fireworks factory

Three people have been killed and three others injured in a series of blasts which destroyed a fireworks factory near L’Aquila in central Italy.

It’s unclear how many people were in the factory at the time but one person is feared missing.

The cause of the explosions at the century old Pirotecnica Paolelli works is being investigated.
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A man working out in a gym near the site said the ground shook and he was thrown to the ground by the last explosion.

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