Sat. Dec 2nd, 2023

A propane tank aboard a boat near Avalon exploded Saturday, injuring two people who were on the vessel.

Firefighters were dispatched at 11:07 a.m. to a boat in the Pacific Ocean at Moonstone Beach, the Los Angeles County Fire Department reported.

The victims were taken in stable condition to an area hospital for medical attention. No other injuries were reported.

The cause of the explosion was not immediately known.

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By Richard Moran

Richard Moran loves to write about sports with the Golden State Online. Before that, he worked as a senior writer at ESPN. Richard grew up in San Diego and graduated from the University of San Diego in 2004, after which he worked as an editor for five years.

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