2 Survive Blast at Fitchburg, Mass. Auto Shop

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    Explosion severely damaged building (Published Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014)

    (NECN: Justin Michaels, Fitchburg, Mass.) - A pile of debris is all that remains of an auto supply shop in Fitchburg, Mass.

    An explosion severely damaged the building around 5:30 p.m. Monday.

    It also left 10 people displaced, as the blast also damaged a nearby home.

    Two people who were inside the building survived the blast.

    There is no word yet on what caused the explosion. Crews are looking at a nearby gas line in hopes of determining a possible cause.