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TWO HURT IN PLYMOUTH COUNTY HOG BARN BLAST (UPDATE)

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UPDATED 4:58 PM 3/23/18

TWO PEOPLE WERE INJURED WHEN A PROPANE TANK IN A HOG BARN EXPLODED FRIDAY MORNING IN RURAL PLYMOUTH COUNTY.

KINGSLEY FIRE CHIEF PAUL HUTH SAYS CREWS WERE CLEANING THE BARN THURSDAY, WHICH COULD HAVE BEEN A FACTOR IN THE EXPLOSION:

OC……..IT BLEW UP. :18

CHIEF HUTH SAYS ONE BARN WAS COMPLETELY DESTROYED AND FIRE SPREAD TO OTHERS:

OC……..A COMPLETE LOSS. :11

HANNA MONSENT LIVES ON THE PROPERTY AT 270TH AND POLK:

OC…SMOKE AND FIRE. ;09

HUTH SAYS BOTH VICTIMS, WHO WERE WORKERS, WERE TAKEN TO MERCY MEDICAL CENTER WITH CRITICAL BURN INJURIES, ONE WAS LIFE-FLIGHTED THERE.

THEIR NAMES HAVE NOT BEEN RELEASED.