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GRUCCI FIREWORK FACTORY

BELLPORT, NY

2 Fatalities 24 Injuries

A series of explosions tore through the nation’s largest fireworks factory, killing two and damaging 100 nearby homes.  Amongst the dead and injured, were members of the Grucci Family.  The blasts decimated the 13-acre complex and caused a huge mushroom cloud that many witnesses took for a nuclear explosion.  T.J. Russo Consultants was retained by the insurance company on behalf of Grucci and was tasked with determining the origin and cause of the explosion.