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ECUADOR (CBSDFW.COM) — A dramatic explosion at a factory in Ecuador’s Guayas province was caught on camera on January 24.

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The fire and explosion destroyed three sheds at the Veconsa factory and forced the closure of the Daule road, north of Guayaquil, while firefighters brought the blaze under control.

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Footage captured on CCTV shows a jet of flame emerging from the roof of a building, before an explosion throws a fireball and debris into the air.

According to local media reports, the factory was evacuated at the time of the explosion.

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