CAMDEN, Ark. – Two people were injured in an explosion in Camden on Monday evening, according to the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office.
Authorities said the injuries do not appear to be life threatening. The injured individuals were taken to the Ouachita County Medical Center.
The explosion took place at Esterline Defense Technologies, and it was contained to one building, according to the sheriff’s office. Flares were made in the building where the explosion took place, the sheriff’s office said.
The Camden Fire Department said the explosion took place around 6:55 p.m.