Firefighters work oxygen tank explosion in car in Mandeville

Firefighters work oxygen tank explosion in car in Mandeville

Firefighters work oxygen tank explosion in car in Mandeville

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Posted on June 7, 2013 at 11:01 PM

Updated Saturday, Jun 8 at 1:19 PM

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MANDEVILLE, La. -- Firefighters responded to an explosion caused by an oxygen tank inside of a car late Friday night in Mandeville in the Hwy. 1088 area.

No one was injured in the blast.

Officials say the explosion came from an oxygen tank in the vehicle.

The driver was reportedlly traveling in a car when it started jerking. Officials say she then saw a fire.

The driver and a child passenger got out before the oxygen tank exploded.

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