Fire Officials say Explosion at Metal-Matic Caused by Pipe Welding Torch

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September 20, 2018 04:27 PM

The Minneapolis Fire Department said an explosion at a commercial building in Minneapolis Thursday occurred when a pipe welding torch ignited and aluminum dust and water mixture..

Fire crews responded to an explosion at Metal-Matic at 629 Second Street Southeast around 2:45 p.m. Thursday.

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