St. Louis Fire Department spokesman says natural gas was involved, but cause is under investigation.
Investigators are still trying to determine how a live mortar shell ended up at Totall Metal Recycling, where it exploded and killed two people this week.
Authorities still working to secure the metal recycling facility after a mortar round blew up.
Two people are dead and one injured after an explosion at a recycling plant in Granite City earlier this morning.
The man was working underground at 9th and Chestnut when it happened.
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Two people are hospitalized after a reported explosion at the Olin Brass casting site in the southwestern Illinois city of East Alton.
South Dakota based group, did not have a permit nor license officials say.
No one was hurt but people living near the bridge on County Road 459 reported hearing a loud noise.
A series of explosions outside the US Bank Plaza building in downtown St. Louis has prompted the evacuation of several hundred people.