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Authorities: 2 critically injured when power box explodes


Steve Marcus City Law enforcement officer examine an electrical injury accident behind White Cross Market at Las Vegas Boulevard South and Oakey Boulevard

Friday, March 9, 2018|2:36 p.m.

Electrical Injury Accident Behind White Cross Market Launch slideshow” 2 individuals were critically hurt when a power box exploded

today behind a building near Las Vegas and Oakey boulevards, inning accordance with Metro Police. The surge happened about 1:45 p.m. as the people were attempting to get in the

structure in the 1700 block of Oakey and at least one of them touched a transformer, Officer Laura Meltzer said. Both were hurried to University Medical Center in important condition. More information were not instantly offered. This is a developing story.

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1 hurt after lp tank explodes near the Strip

Polaris Avenue, north of Dean Martin Roadway and Harmon Avenue is blocked off after at least a single person was reported hurt during a lp tank surge Tuesday early morning, Las Vegas cops stated.

Smoke and flames increased from the 4200 block of Polaris Opportunity, near the crossway of Harmon Avenue just west of Interstate 15.

A call can be found in at 9:07 a.m., City spokeswoman officer Laura Meltzer said. Initial reports stated someone appears to be hurt. No other information about that person was right away readily available.

Several officers are on scene aiding with traffic control.

Anyone attempting to access businesses north of Harmon between Polaris and Dean Martin will certainly be turned away, Metro stated in a tweet about 9:30 a.m.

. This is an establishing story. Check back for updates.

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