Cuddalore, Sep. 4: At least 5 people were killed and four injured after a massive fire broke at a cracker factory in Kurangudi village near Kattumannarkovil in Cuddalore district. The building reportedly collapsed due to the explosion The incident took place on Friday afternoon, 190 km from Chennai. Several people are feared to be trapped under the debris.
Police and rescue teams have been rushed to the site to find out what led to the explosion at the factory. Firefighters have been rushed to the spot and a probe has been launched to seek out what precipitated the explosion.