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on February 18, 2021

Explosion injures 2 at Agri-Star Meat & Poultry facility

Propane tank had been damaged

A propane-related explosion at the Agri-Star Meat & Poultry complex in Postville, Iowa, caused injuries to two people and portions of a building to collapse.

According to a report from COLLIVE, the explosion happened around 3 p.m. February 15 after a hose on a 100-pound propane tank was broken…

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