July 29, 2013 in News

Workers missing after Fla. gas plant explodes

Associated Press

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Workers were injured and several were missing after a explosions erupted at Florida gas plant.

The Orlando Sentinel (http://bit.ly/1bDP0kb) reports Tavares City Administrator John Drury says 10 of 24 people working at Blue Rhino, a propane-take business there, have not been accounted for after the blasts.

Lake County Sheriff Gary Borders says the blasts occurred inside the plant and blew the roof off.

The newspaper reports that the blasts began about 11 p.m. and continued for about an hour.

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