At least three people were killed in the powerful explosion. The Adriatic Railway has stopped trains in the region.
In the Italian province of Chieti, an explosion occurred in a fireworks factory, killing three people. This was announced on Monday, December 21, by the Ansa agency.
The firefighters working on the spot told reporters about the victims. This information was also confirmed by the mayor Filippo Marinucci, who is on the spot.
It is noted that the explosion occurred at the Esplodenti Sabino plant in the commune of Cabalbordino. The factory covers an area of over 20 hectares and employs about a hundred workers.
The explosion caused the Adriatic railway to stop running between Fossacesia and the port of Vasto.
The details of the incident are still unknown.
Earlier it was reported that in Mexico there was an explosion at a pyrotechnics factory.