Watch: Żurrieq fireworks factory struck by lightning

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A fireworks factory in Żurrieq has been struck by lightning on Wednesday afternoon.

A police spokesperson said that a report was filed at around 4.45pm on Wednesday about an explosion at the Madonna tal-Karmnu Fireworks Factory, Żurrieq. There are no reported injuries so far.

Firefighters and officers from the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Unit have been deployed on site.

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