McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

May 7, 2013

Breaking news: Explosion caused by pierced propane tank


Staff report

EUFAULA — Witnesses say an explosion at a sandblasting and auto paint plant may have been caused by propane tank.

According to reports, a 500-pound propane tank at the plant was pierced by a forklift. An explosion at the building that housed the plant reportedly injured two people.

We have a reporter on scene and will report more news as we get it.