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Oil rig explosion burns 3 in North Dakota

The cause of the explosion is under investigation


By Lauren Donovan
The Bismarck Tribune

DICKINSON, N.D. — Three men, all from North Dakota, are in critical to serious condition at a regional burn center following an explosion and fire Sunday on an oil rig located about 30 miles northeast of Beach.

The explosion occurred at about 10 a.m., and the resulting fire continued to flare up and subside Monday.

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