Massive fire as 3 explosions rock factory in Mexico – reports
No deaths or injuries have been reported so far, but 12 families have been evacuated, according to Guana Juato Informa.
The incident was first called in at 8:00 pm local time. Fire crews are reportedly on site trying to battle the blaze.
It is likely that a short circuit in the electrical system ignited the factory blaze, according to local media reports.
Incendio en bodega de productos de limpieza en Irapuato, Se ha brindado atención a 4 bomberos por intoxicación pic.twitter.com/1ia1GUDXoj— Luis Manuel Martínez (@suegemergencias) February 27, 2016
Three rescue workers are said to be suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning.
The fire quickly intensified, as the factory allegedly had 600 liters of gasoline stored inside.