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Dozens feared dead in US power plant blast

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Dozens feared dead in US power plant blast


Dozens of people are feared dead in a huge explosion at a power plant in the United States.

Reports vary on the exact number of casualties. Police have confirmed that two people were killed. An eyewitness described that there were “bodies everywhere.” A hospital source suggested up to fifty people may have perished.

Local media are reporting that as many as 250 people could have been injured.

The manager of the Kleen Energy Plant in Middletown in Connecticut said that the site was under construction and was not scheduled to supply energy until the summer.

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