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One bystander is on the phone while her son watches the propane fire behind Wheatcrest Hills on Friday evening. Two boys were seriously burned when the side-by-side ATV they were driving hit a vaporizer that ignited liquid propane. (Roger Gresh Photo)

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Wheatcrest Hills residents were evacuated to the front porch of the facility as a safety precaution when an accident caused a propane fire just south of the building on Friday evening.

Propane Fire Injures Two Boys

Two Britton boys suffered serious burns when the sideby-side ATV they were driving hit a propane vaporizer on the south side of Wheatcrest Hills in Britton Friday evening. Easton Zuehlke,


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