Explosion Destroys Iowa Gas Station


Blast completely destroys building, injuring two men inside.

(WOWT/NBC News)  Two people were injured when an explosion ripped apart a gas station in Earling, Iowa Monday morning.

Station owner Dan Grote was one of the people taken to the hospital. He thought at first it was a tire exploding, but he knew that wouldn’t have caused this.

He crawled back into the building to get his brother-in-law, who was trapped in the debris.

The cause of the blast is still under investigation.

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