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Eyewitness at Middletown gas blast

A large explosion at a power plant in Connecticut has killed at least two people and injured many more, according to US media reports.

Ambulances and fire engines have been called to the plant in Middletown, south of the state capital, Hartford.

Lynn Townsend, who lives near the power plant, says she heard the explosion.


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