One killed, 3 injured in explosion at US Army base in Missouri

By REUTERS
April 11, 2017 23:06
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One person was killed and three people were taken to a local hospital on Tuesday for evaluation following an explosion at a US Army ammunition plant in Independence, Missouri, a spokeswoman for the Joint Munitions Command said.

The Army said no further information was immediately available at a mixing building at the Lake City Army Ammunition Plant, which has a government staff of 29 civilians and one soldier.


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