Two workers hurt in blast at IPL power plant

Indianapolis Power & Light Co. says two workers were hurt in an explosion at an Indianapolis power plant early Tuesday.

Company spokeswoman Crystal Livers-Powers says the pair were taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. WTHR-TV Channel 13 reported that the explosion happened about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday in the area of coal pulverizers at IPL's generating plant on the city's south side.

Livers-Powers says no customers lost service from the explosion and that its cause was under investigation.

Please enable JavaScript to view this content.

Story Continues Below

Editor's note: You can comment on IBJ stories by signing in to your IBJ account. If you have not registered, please sign up for a free account now. Please note our updated comment policy that will govern how comments are moderated.