Fire and gas explosion in Grand County sends two people to the hospital

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GRAND COUNTY, Utah (News4Utah) – Two people were injured in fire at a gas facility around 10:00 a.m. Saturday morning says the Grand County Sheriff’s Office.

Officials say a call was received about an explosion at a gas facility at approximately 2 miles north of I-70 off the 214 Exit.

Lower Valley Emergency Services, Grand County Emergency Services, Moab Fire Department and Thompson Fire responded to the scene.

Two victims were transported by medical helicopters to hospitals in Utah and Colorado with unknown injuries authorities say.

The scene is still under investigation officials say. Gas has been shut off and the fire has been put out.

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