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Explosion at Burnaby recycling plant leaves worker injured

Lauren Sundstrom Jul 06, 2016 2:39 am

One worker is injured following an explosion at a recycling plant in Burnaby.

WorkSafe BC tells Daily Hive that crews extinguished a fire at ABC Recycling on Meadow Avenue at around 8 am Wednesday.

“There was one injury, and BC Ambulance responded,” WorkSafe BC spokesperson Scott McCloy says.

He adds that they have a representative on the way to the scene to make inquiries and investigate.

Daily Hive has contacted the Burnaby Fire Department for more information.

More to come…

Lauren Sundstrom
Lauren is a former staff writer at Daily Hive. She's a graduate of BCIT's Broadcast and Online Journalism program.

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