Hastings, MN (KROC-AM News)- Authorities in Dakota County are investigating a possible explosion that occurred Wednesday afternoon. 

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The Dakota County Sheriff’s Office says a man was flown from the Hastings Civic Arena with what were described as serious injuries. The possible explosion was reported shortly after 3 p.m. 

Preliminary reports indicate a person reported their husband was injured in an explosion. First responders reported the man had severe burns. 

Firefighters were reportedly monitoring smoke coming from a garage at the residence that experienced the possible explosion. The possible victim was brought to the Hastings arena by the 911 caller. No further information has been released.

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