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One Person Taken to the Hospital After Fire at Salt Water Disposal Site in Crane

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NewsWest 9

CRANE - An explosion at a salt water disposal site in Crane sent one man to the hospital. 

The explosion happened on Monday morning and involved two 500 barrel tanks.

Crane Assistant Fire Chief Berry Ingrams says fire crews were on the scene for about an hour before the fire was completely put out.

The man injured has not been identified and is suffering from burns on his face and hands.

The cause of the explosion is under investigation.