A Russian ammo dump in Siberia was rocked by more explosions just 4 days after a massive blast

New blasts tore through a Siberian ammunition dump on Friday during a clean-up operation, four days after it was destroyed...

A Russian ammo dump in Siberia was rocked by more explosions just 4 days after a massive blast

MOSCOW (Reuters) – New blasts tore through a Siberian ammunition dump on Friday during a clean-up operation, four days after it was destroyed by explosions that forced thousands of people to evacuate nearby areas.

Nine people were reported injured in Friday's explosions during the clean-up of the ammunition dump on amilitary base in Russia's Krasnoyarsk district. The initial incident on Monday killed one person and injured 13.

“A shell exploded, wounding five servicemen and damaging a vehicle during work on de-mining and eliminating the consequences of the emergency situation in Kamenka,” local authorities in Krasnoyarsk said in a statement.

The number of injured people rose to nine, RIA news agency cited an emergency services source as saying.

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