Las Vegas police investigating explosion in the desert
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Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Las Vegas police were called to the scene of an explosion Sunday morning.
It happened around 8:30 a.m. on Las Vegas Boulevard, south of Sloan Road.
Police said one man suffered severe injuries to his arm in the explosion and was being treated at the hospital.
Two other people also suffered injuries.
Police said the three people went out to the desert to go target shooting. The explosion happened when they were mixing together chemicals, commonly used in exploding targets.
Action News will post more information as it becomes available.