Explosion at arms factory in Azerbaijan, eleven people injured (UPDATE) (PHOTO)

Society Materials 26 July 2016 17:16 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 26

By Ilhama Isabalayeva – Trend:

17:15 (GMT +4) Eleven people, injured in the explosion at an arms factory in Azerbaijan’s Shirvan city, have been placed to the Shirvan city central hospital, the country’s Ministry of Health told Trend July 26.

According to the message, the injured people’s condition is serious.

16:36 (GMT+4) The injured people are being hospitalized, Trend learned from Central Hospital of Shirvan city. One of the injured persons has been placed to the hospital’s intensive care department.

16:01 (GMT+4) A huge explosion occurred at the Araz arms factory in Azerbaijan’s Shirvan city. The factory is owned by the Ministry of Defense Industry of Azerbaijan.