The explosion took place early in this Saturday evening. The injured have been transferred to hospitals. The factory is engaged in the dismantling and disposal of cluster bombs on behalf of the Ministry of Dnsa. The causes, for the moment, are unknown. A man has died and four have been injured in an explosion that took place early this Saturday afternoon at the factory of weapons of El Gordo (Caceres), reported the center of urgencies and emergencies 112-Extremadura.
The event has taken place past 13: 00 hours in the weapons manufacturing Extremenas S.A factory. The explosion occurred in the crematorium oven in which bombs are destroyed and caused a fire that is already controlled. Thus the delegation of Government sources have confirmed this in Extremadura and Red Cross, who have explained that the blast caused a fire in the pastures around the factory, which has already been stifled. In the work of extinguishing the fire involving a helicopter and a retainer of the forest services, as well as three trucks of the Provincial service of struggle against fire (SEPEI) Caceres Red Cross sources reported that the deceased worker, D.G.B, she was between 25 and 30 years, while the which is more serious, F.J.G.G, around 20 years and he has been transferred to the Hospital of Getafe burnedAfter being previously treated in the Hospital field Aranuelo of Navalmoral de la Mata. This last Center have been moved also all three minor injuries, a young man of 22 years, D.R.T, with burns to the hands; a 41-year-old man, J.M.I.T; and a woman of 35, whose initials are A.G.R, these last two affected by the blast. At the scene of the accident have also moved a helicopter and a retainer of forest services, as well as three trucks of the provincial fire-fighting service. This armament factory is currently mainly dedicated the disassembly and elimination of cluster bombs on behalf of the Ministry of Dnsa. Source of the news: one dead and four injured in an explosion at a factory of weapons in Caceres