TEMECULA, Calif. - A propane explosion in Riverside County left about a dozen firefighters and a civilian hospitalized Monday afternoon.
Cal Fire and the Riverside County Fire Department responded to a truck fire near the intersection of Rancho California Road and Butterfield Stage Road in Temecula. According to firefighters, a liquid propane tank on the truck exploded, damaging two fire trucks and a civilian vehicle.
The civilian suffered minor injuries and the 12 firefighters are being evaluated at area hospitals.
Tune in to FOX 11 Los Angeles for the latest Southern California news.