Two men burned at chemical plant

January 31, 2009 4:31:46 PM PST
Two workers are recovering after they were burned by a flash fire at a chemical company in Manvel on Saturday.[SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

Investigators said the men were working at a cleaning plant off Highway 6 near FM 1128.

They said the men were working on a tank that previously had cleaning fluid used for printers. Somehow, some lingering fumes were ignited, and the men were burned on their faces.

The men were taken to a hospital and they're both expected to be OK.

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