Flour Mill Explosion, Fire

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One worker is recovering from injuries after an explosion and fire at a Statesville flour mill.

The explosion happened Sunday morning while two maintenance workers were repairing equipment at Bartlett Milling Co.

The injured employee was driven to the hospital by a fellow employee. His name and condition have not been released.

About two dozen people working in another part of the building were evacuated. An outer wall on the building collapsed.