An explosion occurred at the Promsintez plant, which produces explosives, in the settlement of Chapayevka in Russia's Samara Oblast on 7 July.
Source: Kremlin-aligned news agency TASS, citing the Russian emergency services
Details: The explosion claimed the lives of six people and injured two others. It occurred during the disassembly of a service pipeline. There was no fire after the explosion.
The factory's website states that Promsintez is one of the main producers of industrial explosives in Russia.