4 hurt in explosion at Los Angeles-area industrial park

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — An explosion at an industrial park near Los Angeles has injured four people, three of them critically.

Authorities say it happened in a Santa Clarita neighborhood at about 4:45 p.m. Tuesday.

The blast left three men with severe burns and they were taken to a hospital in critical but stable condition. A fourth man later walked into the hospital for treatment.

The blast was initially reported as being on a movie set. The region has been used for filming but none was taking place at the time.

The explosion sparked a small brushfire that was quickly contained.

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