Slaton co-op explosion sends two to the hospital - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Slaton co-op explosion sends two to the hospital

SLATON, TX (KCBD) - KCBD NewsChannel 11 is following developing news out of Slaton. Two men were injured Friday morning at the Slaton Co-op.

Slaton police tell us that 42-year-old Ricardo Ruel and 53-year-old Victor Rotramel were severely burned in the accident.

Investigators say the men worked for Lubbock Electric Company and were doing some work at the Co-op when an explosion occurred.

Both men are in serious condition at University Medical Center.

KCBD NewsChannel 11 will continue to follow this story and will bring you the latest as it becomes available.

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