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Buildings destroyed in Massachusetts explosion

Published: Saturday November 24, 2012 | 8:08 am Comments 0

A natural gas explosion in one of the biggest cities in Massachusetts yesterday destroyed two buildings and damaged others but didn't kill anyone.

Firefighters, police officers and gas company workers in the area because of an earlier gas leak and odour report were among more than a dozen people injured.

The explosion in a downtown area of Springfield blew out all windows in a three-block radius.

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