Gas line explosion kills utility worker, injures 15 in Riverside County


MURRIETA, Calif. (CNN) — A gas explosion killed a utility worker Monday at a home in in Southern California and injured 15 others.

The explosion happened at a home in Murrieta in Riverside County, about 80 miles southeast of Los Angeles.

A SoCal Gas Company employee was working on a damaged natural gas line when it exploded.

The conditions of the 15 people who were injured were not released.

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