At least 19 killed in explosions at Mexican fireworks warehouse
At least 19 people were killed in a pair of explosions at a fireworks warehouse in Mexico on Thursday, local police said. Several manufacturers, at least four firefighters and two police officers who rushed to the scene to help were killed, while up to 40 people were injured in the two blasts that took place in the town of Tultepec, authorities said. At least four workshops also were destroyed by the blasts. A fire that triggered the explosion was brought under control.