Minneapolis school collapses, people trapped underneath – National

Emergency crews are working to rescue people trapped under a collapsed building after an apparent explosion at a Minnesota school.

Crews were called to Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis, Minn., Wednesday morning.


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Minneapolis Fire tweeted out that the collapse and fire were possibly caused by a natural gas explosion.

Crews are extinguishing the fire and searching for people trapped underneath. They cannot confirm there are any fatalities despite earlier reports that one person had died.

The school is a Christian private school for students in preschool through Grade 12.

 

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