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Explosion, building collapse traps people in Chicago

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Posted at 12:54 PM, Aug 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-30 12:54:00-04

CHICAGO (RNN) - Rescuers found at least two people trapped inside a water treatment plant after the roof collapsed Thursday.

The Chicago Tribune reported an explosion happened around 11 a.m. CT that caused the collapse at Calumet Water Reclamation Plant, located on the south side of the city. A spokesperson for the fire department said two people had been found and removed from the rubble.

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