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Southern California electrical vault accident injures crew

November 20, 2018

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — An explosion in an underground electrical vault in Long Beach has injured members of a work crew.

Police Lt. Tony Lopez says the blast occurred shortly after 4 a.m. Tuesday near Golden Shore and West Seaside Way.

Firefighters took four people to hospitals. Lopez says the injuries did not appear to be life-threatening.

The cause of the incident is under investigation.

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