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6th Man Injured in Priest Rapids Dam Explosion Arrives at Harborview in Seattle

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MATTAWA, WA - A sixth man injured in an explosion at Priest Rapids Dam near Mattawa has arrived at a Seattle hospital for burn treatment. 

Harborview Medical Center spokeswoman Susan Gregg said in a statement Tuesday the hospital is now treating four men hurt in the Thursday explosion. Gregg says the man who arrived today is in satisfactory condition.

Two other men remain in intensive care at the hospital, one in critical, and one in serious condition. Another man is also in satisfactory condition. 

Two other workers have been treated at Harborview and released. 

Grant Public Utility District officials say an electrical explosion at Priest Rapids Dam caused their injuries and that the dam's structure was never compromised.

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