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The Minneapolis Fire Department responded to an explosion and fire Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 at Metal-Matic in Minneapolis, Minn.
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The Minneapolis Fire Department responded to an explosion and fire Wednesday afternoon at Metal-Matic.

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