February 8, 2010 /EIN PRESSWIRE/ According to the AP, the explosion at the Kleen Energy Systems power plant in Connecticut occurred as workers purged natural gas lines.

At least five people have been killed with another 12 injured by the explosion. It was not clear if more people are still trapped under the rubble, but rescue teams were expected to work into Monday.

The power plant was slated to be operational by mid-2010.

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