According to Mianyang Fire News, the Mianyang Fire Rescue Detachment received an order from the headquarters and immediately mobilized 12 vehicles, 53 commanders, 1 remote water supply system, 1 tank, 5 water cannons, and 23 tons of foam fire extinguishing agent, rushing to Guanghan for reinforcements
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At about 21:00 on July 8, a fire broke out in the factory of Sichuan Guanghan Jinyan Fireworks Co., Ltd. At 5 o’clock this morning, the open flame at the scene was basically extinguished. Local officials reported that the accident caused 2 serious injuries and 4 minor injuries, including 2 firefighters. The cause of the accident is under investigation. In January 2019, the company’s Xiehe branch was identified due to an explosion accident.
At about 21:00 on July 8, a fire broke out in the factory building of Sichuan Guanghan Jinyan Fireworks Co., Ltd.
A number of monitoring screens in Nanfeng Town, where the enterprise concerned is located, showed that at 22:30 on the 8th, the shock waves generated by the explosions shattered the glass in the residents’ homes. A local resident said the shock was quite large, “the doors and windows were damaged.”
The Sichuan Fire Protection Bulletin said that at 21:00 on July 8, the command center dispatched a total of 27 vehicles and 104 people to 10 disposal stations after receiving the police. As of 5 o’clock in the morning, the open flame at the scene was basically extinguished.
According to local official reports, the company that caused the explosion was Guanghan Jinyan Fireworks Co., Ltd. The accident caused 2 serious injuries and 4 minor injuries, including 2 firefighters. The cause of the accident is under investigation.
According to public information, on March 23, the enterprise was sued by the Deyang Emergency Management Bureau for storing fireworks production materials in violation of the Fireworks and Firecrackers Safety Management Regulations. When it happened, in January 2019, the Concorde Branch of Jinyan Fireworks Co., Ltd. was also sanctioned for the explosion.