47 Killed, Dozens Injured In Indonesia Fireworks Factory Fire

Over 47 were killed in a blaze that tore through a fireworks factory outside Jakarta.

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47 Killed, Dozens Injured In Indonesia Fireworks Factory Fire

Police said they were not sure about number of people who were unaccounted for. (Representational)

Tangerang:  At least 47 people have been killed and dozens more injured in a blaze that tore through a fireworks factory outside Jakarta, police said Thursday, triggering explosions and sending plumes of black smoke into the air.

"In total 47 people died. We don't know for sure the number of people who are still unaccounted for," Harry Kurniawan, Tangerang Kota police chief, told Kompas TV.

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