9:00AM EST: A large explosion occurred at an Israel Military Industries factory in Nazerth Ilit. The blast apparently occurred in one of the ammunition rooms, apparently as the result of a fire. Fire fighters were working to extinguish the blaze. There is no word yet on injuries or casualties. (HNN/YN)
10:08AM EST: The fire department temporarily needed to halt fighting the blaze due to munitions exploding in the factory. Officials report that B”H there are no injuries – and there is no danger to the nearby residents.