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Two Killed in Granite City Plant Explosion

Updated: Monday, August 25 2014, 02:59 PM CDT

GRANITE CITY, Ill. (AP) -- Police in Granite City say two people are dead and others injured after an explosion at a recycling plant in this southern Illinois city.
  
Police tell television stations KMOV and KTVI that the bomb squad has been sent to the Totall Metal Recycling plant. They say that officials fear more explosions, perhaps from live ammunition rounds.
  
More than 160 people work at the plant, according to the company website.

Two Killed in Granite City Plant Explosion


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