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Building explosion in Minneapolis injures at least 11 people, authorities say

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from FOX News: DEVELOPING: Authorities said a building exploded in Minneapolis Wednesday morning, injuring as many as 11 people.

First responders at the scene report that some victims have burns while others were injured after jumping from windows.

Hennepin County EMS worker Robert Ball told KARE 11 that at least a dozen people were transported to area hospitals. He said all people thought to have been in the building at the time of the explosion have been accounted for, according to the station.

The explosion was reported just after 8 a.m. It is not yet clear what caused it.

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