Explosion rocks Nicholasville car dealership, at least 2 severely burned
NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WDKY) - Firefighters are reporting an explosion which has injured at least two people at a Nicholasville car dealership.
The Nicholasville Fire Department says at least two are injured with burns as a result of the explosion at Cartown Kia at 3120 Lexington Road. The explosion was reported to have occurred in the garage area of the business.
Investigators say a small barrel containing a chemical used to clean parts exploded, and two people have severe burns as a result.
There was a fire after the explosion, but it was extinguished.