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11 killed in fireworks explosion in Mexico

Published March 16. 2013 4:00AM
J. Guadalupe Perez/AP photo
Hats belonging to victims sit on the hood of a damaged car as emergency workers gather at the scene where a truck loaded with fireworks exploded Friday during a religious procession in the central Mexico village of Jesus Tepactepec. Officials said the explosion killed 11 people and injured 70.

Hats belonging to victims sit on the hood of a damaged car as emergency workers gather at the scene where a truck loaded with fireworks exploded Friday during a religious procession in the central Mexico village of Jesus Tepactepec. Officials said the explosion killed 11 people and injured 70.

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