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Plant Explosion Seriously Injures Worker

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ADA, OK -- An explosion at the Flex-F-Go plant in Ada sent a worker to the hospital Thursday morning.    

Ada Assistant Fire Chief Rob Johnson says around 8:00 Thursday morning an employee was working on a piece of machinery that exploded due to intense pressure.

He says A two-and-a-half inch plug was blown out of the machine and hit worker Martin Jussely in the abdomen.

Jussely was flown to OU Medical Center in stable condition.  

First responders say he was alert and talking after the accident.  No one else was hurt.