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Worker Seriously Injured By Fire At Simi Valley Industrial Facility

Posted on Tuesday, August 28, 2012 12:08pm

A worker suffered burns over about 30% of his body when a flash fire occurred at an industrial facility in Simi Valley today.

It happened at around 10:30 this morning, on the 4600 block of Industrial Street.

The Ventura County Fire Department’s Steve Swindle says the victim was working on some machinery when some tailings caught on fire.

The fire created some heavy smoke, but the blaze was quickly controlled.

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