Jalisco Civil Protection responds to powder magazine explosion in the municipality of La Barca – AFmedios.

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JALISCO.- This afternoon a strong explosion was recorded in a home located on Juan Montaño Street at the intersection with Mónica in the La Magueyera neighborhood, in the municipality of La Barca, Jalisco, according to the neighbors of this place on the farm. They worked with material for the production of articles based on gunpowder.

The explosion caused the total collapse of the house, so preliminarily an adult woman and a minor man lost their lives, while a woman and a man, 54 and 32 years old respectively, who were also in the house. place they suffered injuries, which is why they were transferred to the La Barca Regional Hospital, minutes later the woman died as a result of the serious injuries.

Mention that, at the site of the explosion, municipal firefighters from La Barca, Jamay, Atotonilco and Ocotlán, as well as officers from the Poncitlán Regional Command of the UEPCBJ, added to this a cell of officers from the Guadalajara Central Command of the USAR group ( Urban Search and Rescue) with 2 rescue dogs are heading to the site of the explosion to work on freeing the deceased who were trapped in the rubble of the farm as well as to rule out more victims at the scene.

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It should be noted that after the explosion, 4 adjacent properties suffered structural damage, which is why UEPCBJ inspection personnel also went to the area to begin the corresponding expert reports and thus determine if the properties are habitable.

The Government of Jalisco, through the Jalisco Civil Protection, invites the population to stay informed through official channels and in the event of an emergency, call 911.

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