Explosion at the FES Zaragoza UNAM’s facility leaves three injured

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An explosion at the FES Zaragoza UNAM’s facility left a balance of three people injured, confirmed Civil Protection of Mexico City.

“Emergency teams are working to put out the fire that broke out in Battle 5 de Mayo and Fuerte de Loreto, Col. Ejército de Oriente, Iztapalapa mayor’s office, inside a laboratory of the FES Zaragoza.

Paramedics carried out the transfer of 3 injured people to the hospital,” said Civil Protection.

Minutes later, the authorities reported that the fire was controlled by firefighters from Mexico City and the cooling work was continuing.

In addition, the Secretariat for Comprehensive Risk Management stated that the incident occurred as a result of the accumulation of L.P. gas. by a leak in the laboratory facility, causing an explosion and secondary fire.

Source: heraldodemexico.com.mx

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