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UPDATE: Boat explosion sends 5 to hospital

4 years ago July 05, 2010 Jul 5, 2010 Monday, July 05 2010 Monday, July 05, 2010 5:15:55 PM EDT in News
Source: WBRZ

UPDATED INFORMATION: One person who was injured in the explosion is still in the hospital, four others are recovering.

Investigators believe a spark ignited gas fumes near the gas tank causing the boat to explode.

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries has not released the names of the seven people who were on the boat.

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