At about 12 o'clock on November 18, an explosion occurred in a firecracker factory in Anxin County, Hebei Province, China. According to the Propaganda Department of the Anxin County Committee, the incident occurred in a firecracker-related area (205-3 workshop), which caused one death.
(The Incident Firecracker Factory)
An eyewitness told reporters that he heard a loud noise and was accompanied by smoke. "The sound is louder than the thunder."
According to the Propaganda Department of Anxin County Committee, at 12:46 on November 18, an explosion occurred in the fireworks area (205-3 workshop) of Xianglian Firecracker Factory in Anxin County, Hebei Province. One person was injured at the scene and died after being treated by the hospital. Currently, the cause of the accident is under investigation.