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Mpls. Firefighters Describe Scene of Explosion, Fire as 'War Zone'

Updated: 01/01/2014 10:09 PM
Created: 01/01/2014 8:11 PM KSTP.com
By: Cassie Hart

One Minneapolis firefighter tells KSTP the scene of the fire that broke out after an explosion at an apartment complex looked like a "war zone."

Firefighters tell KSTP the scene was chaotic with bodies in the street, people jumping from windows and flames blanketing the entire building.

KSTP reporter Jay Kolls talks exclusively with the first firefighters on the scene.


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