World War II bomb defused in Frankfurt Osthafen

Emergencies – Frankfurt am Main : World War II bomb defused in Frankfurt’s Osthafen

A police station is cordoned off with warning tape. Photo: Christophe Gateau/dpa/Symbolbild (Photo: dpa)

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Frankfurt / Main (dpa / lhe) – The explosive ordnance clearance service has defused a 50-kilogram World War II bomb in Frankfurt’s Osthafen. For this, the area around the site had to be evacuated within a radius of 250 meters on Monday, as reported by the fire brigade in Frankfurt. In addition, a lock on the Main was temporarily closed. An industrial area was mainly affected by the evacuation.

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