(MOSCOW) JUST IN: An explosion and fire at a gunpowder factory in Russia on Friday killed at least seven people, while nine remain missing, emergency officials said #AceNewsDesk report | Ace News Services


#AceNewsReport – Oct.22: The Emergency Situations Ministry said the explosion hit the Elastik factory in the Ryazan region, about 270 kilometers (about 167 miles) southeast of Moscow.

#AceDailyNews says according to Boston Globeat least seven are dead and nine people are missing in Russian gunpowder factory blast: Russian news reports said that all those missing are believed dead. One person was hospitalized with serious injuries, according to local officials.