Wednesday 25 November, 2020

Three Guyana Defence Force ranks killed in explosion

An explosion at the Arms Store Complex at the Camp Stephenson Base, Timehri has claimed the lives of three Guyana Defence Force (GDF) ranks.

The incident, which occurred around 9 am on Thursday, also left another GDF rank injured.

The GDF said a preliminary investigation revealed the soldiers were preparing pyrotechnics for a demolition when the incident occurred.

The deceased and injured ranks have not been identified.

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