Eighth victim dies after Juarez maquiladora fire
POSTED: Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 2:01pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 2:04pm
Juarez, MX (KTSM) — Mexican state authorities have confirmed the death of Miguel Armando Reyes, in Guadalajara. Reyes is the eighth victim of the Blueberry Factory fire that occurred October 25, 2013 in Juarez.
Reyes was one of the severely injured workers of the Blueberry explosion who was transported to Guadalajara Medical Center to receive treatments for burns he received in the fire. Juarez officials could not immediately confirm Reyes' age.
Mexican State authorities have said there are two additional patients still being treated at the Guadalajara Medical Center.
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