On October 28, 2018, an explosion occurred at the Xinfu Fireworks Factory in Liuhua Street, Liuyang, Hunan. When a worker transported gunpowder, the gunpowder suddenly exploded. The local safety supervision department said that the accident was related to the static electricity generated when the truck tires were parked. After the explosion, the workers climbed up. The injured worker is burned and has no life threatening.
This factory mainly produce toy fireworks, sparklers and magic whip fireworks.