Los Angeles Building Explosion Launches People into Street, Killing at Least One
In Los Angeles, at least one person has been the fatal victim of a building explosion that sent several people flying into the street. In addition to the person who has died, one other person is hospitalized with critical injuries.
After receiving reports of the explosion, the Los Angeles fire department rushed to the scene of the blast to find people in the street. One person was locked beneath the axel of a car, another under the body of a car. The fire department also sent firefighters to search the collapsing building to rescue anyone who was trapped within. The rescue team also included search dogs.
The Los Angeles building explosion is the suspected result of a natural gas ignition somewhere within the building’s structure. The building, which is two levels, is home to a welding workshop. The fire has been put out, but the structure sustained significant amounts of damage.
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