Diesel tank explodes at Colorado sand and gravel operation

EQW Staff

November 12, 2013

(Photo via ABC 7 News)
(Photo via ABC 7 News)

A diesel tank exploded Monday at a sand and gravel operation in Loveland, Colorado, injuring two workers, Denver’s ABC 7 News reports.

The two men were welding the tank at Jake Kauffman & Son Inc. when it exploded. The tank contained some leftover fuel, according to ABC 7 News.

Both men were treated at a nearby hospital.

Fire officials are looking into what caused the explosion.

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