Two men burned in Juarez gas tank explosion


Two men were burned after a gas tank exploded in a restaurant on Calle Arroyo del Mimbre, just a block south of the U.S. – Mexico border Monday. 

According to KTSM’s Juarez correspondent, the men were trying to move a gas tank used in a small restaurant called Hambuerguesas Uriel when it fell and exploded, causing serious burns to the two men.

The men, ages 20 and 26 were taken to a local hospital for medical treatment. 

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