BREAKING: Fireworks Factory Explodes in French Fry Canada, Two People Are Missing

Two people are missing after a powerful explosion at a Quebec fireworks factory Thursday morning.

The explosion at B.E.M. Fireworks in Coteau du Lac happened at around 9 a.m. The community is located in a rural area about 60 kilometres west of Montreal, near Valleyfield, Que.

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Police evacuated a one-kilometre radius around the fireworks factory and shut down the busy Highway 20, with a barricade established roughly seven kilometres from the factory.
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