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Reported explosion at iimak


GETZVILLE, NY-- One person was hurt following an explosion at iimak in Getzville.

The incident happened around 11:30 a.m.

A machinist was injured in the blast. He was taken to ECMC. His name and condition at this time are not known.

A company official told 2 On Your Side that the plant is not currently operational and employees have been sent hom

There's no word yet on what caused the explosion. OSHA is also investigating.

Commerce Drive between John Glenn Drive and Hazelwood Drive is closed. John Glenn Drive is also closed between Creekside and Commerce is also closed.

According to their website, iimak manufactures printing, imaging and marking supplies.

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