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Explosion at the pharmaceutical manufacturing plant in Rīga

Thursday, June 3, 2021

An explosion occurred Thursday morning at the pharmaceutical manufacturing plant AS Grindeks  in Rīga, Krustpils Street 53, the company said June 3. A distillation process was carried out using a highly flammable chemical, which caused an explosion. A barrel containing the chemical had exploded in the production building, according to information released by the State Fire and Rescue Service (VUGD). Šodien plkst.10.02 saņemts izsaukums uz Krustpils ielu Rīgā, kur ražošanas ēkā bija eksplodējusi…