Chemical explosion at Fox News building
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NEW YORK - A small chemical explosion was reported
Monday in the building that houses Fox News, officials
said. One person was hurt.
The explosion happened at 10:39 a.m. on the building's
45th floor, which houses the heating and cooling
systems for the 47-story building.
"We have some sort of reaction between two chemicals
that caused a slight explosion," said fire spokesman
There are no offices on the floor, but three floors
The building is the headquarters for NewsCorp and
houses Fox News and the New York Post, which were
unaffected. Fox News is in the basement and continued
broadcasting without interruption.
The injured person had cuts to the head, officials said.