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A propane leak caused an explosion in a Pine Ridge duplex, killing four people.
A propane leak caused an explosion in a Pine Ridge duplex, killing four people.
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October 10, 2016

Pine Ridge Duplex Explosion Kills Four

Four people in Pine Ridge died in a duplex explosion last week, as reported by Keloland News. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives recently confirmed that the explosion was accidental and caused by a leak in a propane line. Three women and one man were killed in the explosion and several others were injured.

If you suspect a propane or natural gas leak in your home, leave the building immediately and call 911 for assistance.

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