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UK: Bomb squad on scene after 'suspicious pkg' forces evacuation of Wrexham COVID vaccine plant01:26

UK: Bomb squad on scene after 'suspicious pkg' forces evacuation of Wrexham COVID vaccine plant

United Kingdom, Wrexham
January 27, 2021 at 18:37 GMT +00:00 · Published

A bomb squad, as well as police, were seen present near a vial plant in Wrexham, Wednesday. The plant, operated by Wockhardt UK, produces vials for the AstraZeneca vaccine.

According to reports, part of the building was evacuated due to a suspicious package found in the area.

Parts of the package were reported to have been taken for an investigation with the temporary halt not hindering the work of the plant.

UK: Bomb squad on scene after 'suspicious pkg' forces evacuation of Wrexham COVID vaccine plant01:26
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A bomb squad, as well as police, were seen present near a vial plant in Wrexham, Wednesday. The plant, operated by Wockhardt UK, produces vials for the AstraZeneca vaccine.

According to reports, part of the building was evacuated due to a suspicious package found in the area.

Parts of the package were reported to have been taken for an investigation with the temporary halt not hindering the work of the plant.

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