3 injured in tank explosion at gas company

Monday, April 10, 2017

Authorities say three people have been injured in a tank explosion at a company in Manchester, New Hampshire.

WMUR reported officials said a worker was delivering acetylene tanks at Matheson gas company on Monday morning. Something sparked an explosion.

The injuries were not believed to be life-threatening.

The state police bomb squad was at the scene.

The colorless gas is used as a fuel and a chemical building block.

Associated Press