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No one hurt in truck explosion

On Friday evening, May 26, multiple residents reported a pair of explosions emanating from the south end of New Rockford.

Minutes later, emergency responders were on the scene as black smoke billowed into the air.

Fire crews quickly extinguished the flames and as the smoke dissipated, what was left behind appeared to be a destroyed semi-truck.

The mangled vehicle was facing north on 8th Street Sou...

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