Explosion in Dominican Republic on December 07 2018 05:02 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Safety General emergency and public safety
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Severe Significant threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number EX-20181207-65707-DOM
Event type Explosion
Date/Time December 07 2018 05:02 AM (UTC)
Last update December 07 2018 05:04 AM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level Great Damage level
Affected area Local event : The affected area up to a few kilometers

Geographic information

Continent Caribean Sea
Country Dominican Republic
County / State Capital City
Area Polyplas Dominicana
Settlement Santo Domingo
Coordinate 18.50, -69.91

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 3
Injured person(s) 44
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0