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Two treated for burns after explosion



Flames were as high as 30 feet

OSSEO, Wis. – Witnesses said the flames were up to 30 feet high. Two men are reportedly being treated for burns after a Tuesday explosion at Kings Valley Ag. 

Crews were apparently installing new equipment at the corn-drying business when a gas line blew. By the time the fire dept. arrived, the flames had burned out.

One of the injured men was flown to a burn unit in Madison, while the other was flown to a hospital in Minneapolis and are reportedly in stable condition.

A native of Prairie du Chien, Brad graduated from UW - La Crosse and has worked in radio news for more than 30 years, mostly in the La Crosse area. He regularly covers local courts and city and county government. Brad produces the features "Yesterday in La Crosse" and "What's Buried on Brad's Desk." He also writes the website "Triviazoids," which finds odd connections between events that happen on a certain date, and he writes and performs with the local comedy group Heart of La Crosse. Brad been featured on several national TV programs because of his memory skills.

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