2 hurt in gas line explosion

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Two people are hurt after a gas line rupture in Poneto Saturday afternoon.

Bluffton Police Department dispatched multiple fire departments to 6788 S. Meridian Rd. at 2:39 p.m.

A dispatcher told WANE 15 the cause of the explosion was a ruptured LP line. The gas line was connected to a wall-mounted heater.

The identities and conditions of the two people hurt has not been released. Officials have said that both were transported to a Fort Wayne burn center.

WANE 15 has a crew on their way to the scene.

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