TULTEPEC, Mexico – An explosion Tuesday at a large fireworks market near Mexico City injured at least 60 people, Luis Felipe Puente, coordinator of Mexico's national civil protection agency, told FOROtv.
The explosion took place in Tultepec - about 40 kilometers (about 25 miles) north of Mexico City - where pyrotechnics are a major industry.
Emergency responders are at the scene and assessing the damage, Puente said.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.