Damage, no injuries from small blast at Mich. lab


DETROIT (AP) — Authorities say a small explosion at a suburban Detroit research laboratory has caused damage but no injuries.

Troy Fire Lt. Paul Firth told reporters Monday that a worker at MGA Research mixed water with some anti-freeze and put it into a pressurized chamber. He says the container exploded, spilled water throughout the site and shook loose some ceiling tiles.

The company's website says it provides and crash testing and work for numerous industries including the automotive industry.

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