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23 injured in explosion at Baltimore high-rise

23 injured in explosion at Baltimore high-rise
The incident at the Baltimore Gas and Electric’s offices on Wednesday morning also left two people trapped on dangling scaffolding.

The city’s fire department tweeted that at least nine of the victims were in critical condition, while another was in serious condition.(Jerry Jackson/AP) An explosion in an office building in downtown Baltimore on Wednesday morning left 23 people injured, the city’s fire department said.The Baltimore Sun reported that the Baltimore City Fire Department arrived at the scene around 8:30 a.xml:space="preserve"> xml:space="preserve"> Damaged scaffolding hangs off the side of the Baltimore Gas and Electric building on Wednesday, Dec.

The incident, which took place at the high-rise building where the offices of the Baltimore Gas and Electric Company are located, also left two workers briefly trapped on dangling scaffolding.Nine people were taken to a local hospital and were said to be in critical condition.

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