22.4 C
New York
Friday, August 7, 2020

Turkish Prosecutors Reportedly Issue Arrest Warrants for 3 People Over Fireworks Plant Bla

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The prosecutor’s office in Turkey’s northwestern province of Sakarya issued on Saturday arrest warrants for three people over a recent explosion at a…
Continue reading on Sputnik International

According to the media outlet, the police arrested the factory manager in charge and two foremen. The suspects were taken to the police station.

The blast rocked a fireworks factory located not far from the town of Hendek on Friday. According to provincial governor Cetin Oktay Kaldirim, there were between 150 and 200 workers inside the factory at the moment of the blast.

​Four people died, 114 workers were hospitalised, and three remain missing. Some 110 tonnes of fireworks were reportedly stored in the factory’s warehouse.

The investigation into the incident is underway.

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

Va. Tax-Free Weekend runs through Sunday

This weekend is the time-frame to shop for many products in Virginia.

Tiger Woods talking baseball: ‘That’s how much we hate the Giants’

Tiger Woods probably will be more careful about his conversations with Rory McIlroy and Justin Thomas at the PGA Championship on Friday, after ESPN picked ...

Ryan Christenson’s apology is not enough

The Oakland A's and Ryan Christenson released statements after his racist gesture following Thursday's game. Christenson's apology is not enough.

Why is the Trump administration banning TikTok and WeChat?

Geoffrey Gertz explains the Trump administration's executive orders banning Chinese apps TikTok and WeChat from the U.S. market.

Recent Comments

%d bloggers like this: