CTPost.com reports: Five people were burned in an explosion this afternoon at 67 Wopowog Trail shortly before 2 p.m. Monday. Three are reported in critical condition.

Emergency rescue crews transported one of the badly burned victims to the Bridgeport Hospital Burn Center. Fire crews put out a call for alternative burn centers in the case that Bridgeport could not handle them all.

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