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Hazmat team called to explosion

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YAKIMA, Wash. -- Yakima police and firefighters responded to the sound of a loud explosion from the Hopstract warehouse Friday afternoon.

Officials say it happened at the building off of 2nd Avenue. A hazmat team was called to the scene. One person was seriously injured. All employees have been evacuated.

Fire crews say there are still CO2 tanks on site that they are concerned about and watching closely. Considerable damage was caused inside the building .