Explosion at factory in Luqa causes fire

An explosion which resulted in a fire broke out at a factory in Luqa on Thursday

Footage captured showed the fire underway at 12am last night
Footage captured showed the fire underway at 12am last night

An explosion which resulted in a fire broke out at a factory in Luqa on Thursday night.

The explosion took place at around 12am in Triq l-Imgieret.

The fire was brought under control by members of the Civil Protection Department.

The cause of the explosion is unknown at this time.

No one was injured.

A police investigation is under way. 

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