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    ELECTRICAL INCIDENT

    Explosion during electrical work seriously injures workman  

    A workman is being treated for “severe” injuries after an explosion during electrical work on a building site in Aberdeen. The the exact cause of the incident is not known and the injured man is reported to but in a stable condition. 

    Firefighters, police and ambulance attended and a Scottish Ambulance Service spokeswoman said there had been reports of a “small explosion”. It was thought the man had suffered severe burns. A spokeswoman for Grampian Fire and Rescue Service said reports were of a “small fire in a building”, which was out when fire crews arrived.

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