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Explosion Rocks New Jersey Naval Weapons Station | gCaptain ⚓ Maritime & Offshore News

Eight people were injured, one of them seriously, after an explosion and fire struck a U.S. Navy ammunitions depot near the New Jersey shore on Tuesday, Navy officials said. Fire trucks, ambulances and a medical emergency helicopter rushed to Naval Weapons Station Earle, located near Colts Neck Township, about 45 miles (70 km) from Manhattan. […]

Explosion, injuries reported at Naval Weapons Station Earle | Navy Times | navytimes.com

An explosion is being investigated at Naval Weapons Station Earle. The Navy’s Twitter account confirmed there was an explosion and fire in a building on the base and that the injured were taken to the hospital. Mike Brady, a spokesman for NWS Earle, said he was working on gathering details about what exactly happened Tuesday […]