Posted: Jun 25, 2013 7:30 PM by MTN News
Shortly before 11 a.m. on Tuesday, an explosion occurred at Evolution Pyrotechnics on Highway 3 North, causing one of the facility's out buildings to catch fire.
One man in the building mixing chemicals suffered minor burns. White smoke billowed from the building as crews arrived on scene. Shepherd Volunteer Fire Department as well as Billings and Worden Fire Department worked to extinguish the flames.
An hour later, a second and much larger explosion rocked the building. Firefighters took a few hours to fight the blaze.
Other people at the facility escaped with no injuries.