1 dead,15 injured in house explosion


LOS ANGELES, CA. (WIAT) – A gas explosion killed a southern California utility worker. It happened Monday in Murietta in Los Angeles.

Authorities say a Southern California Gas Employee was working on a damaged natural gas line at home when it exploded.

That worker was killed and 15 others were hurt.

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Although the extent of their injuries has not been released. Roads near the scene were closed as firefighters work to put out the fire.

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