H-VANDENBERG AFB

Mar 9, 2013 3:20 PM by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News

Two Launch Alliance workers seriously injured in arc flash

Officials at Vandenberg Air Force Base say two United Launch Alliance workers were seriously injured in an arc flash Saturday morning at Space Launch Complex Six.

According to authorities, one person was transported by helicopter to a local hospital, and the other one was taken to the hospital in an ambulance.

An arc flash is a type of electrical explosion.

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