Eglin AFB: Contractor stable following Navy EOD school explosion

An explosion at a Navy explosive ordnance disposal school range aboard a Florida Air Force base Friday morning injured a contractor, but Navy officials said Friday afternoon that the individual was in stable condition with non-life-threatening injuries.

A post to the Eglin Air Force Base Facebook page notes that the explosion occurred at 9:45 a.m..

The contractor was airlifted to a medical facility, and local emergency crews responded to the incident, according to the base.

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Source: Navy Times