Explosion at business leaves one person injured

Explosion at business leaves one person injured

INDEPENDENCE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - An explosion at an Independence County business on Tuesday left one person injured.

Crews responded to the Rob Roberts Custom Gunworks building around 2:00 p.m., according to OEM Director Glen Willis.

One person was injured and taken to the White River Medical Center and is in unknown condition, according to Willis.

Willis tells Region 8 News that after 6:00 Tuesday night, most crews were released from the scene.

Multiple fire crews responded, including the Desha Fire Department, Pleasant Plains Fire Department, and firefighters from other departments.

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