Posted on August 11, 2018
Wiltshire Police said one person died at the scene and another was taken to hospital in a serious condition. A spokesman said the fire had been contained and there was no risk to people living in the local area. He said: “An initial fire on site has been extinguished. We have two casualties that have been identified. “One of them sadly died at the scene and the other has been taken to hospital in a critical condition.” Next of kin have yet to be informed, the spokesman added. Chemring Group business director Andy Hogben said: “The site was immediately evacuated and the incident brought under control. Chemring has launched an investigation into the cause.