Two killed in Mexican candy factory explosion

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An explosion at the Dulces Blueberry factory in border city of Ciudad Juarez has left two dead and dozens injured, according to news agencies.

The Associated Press reports that a blast inside the factory last Thursday caused the second floor of the factory to collapse, injuring those working on the floor below.

The sugar confectionery plant employs 300 people. On Friday, 33 people remained hospitalized with six in a critical condition.

The cause of the explosion has yet to be determined.

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