Hollywood electrical vault blast injures utility workers

LOS ANGELES (AP) - An explosion in an electrical vault beneath a Hollywood
street injured several utility workers Wednesday. Four to six workers were
being examined by paramedics, Fire Department spokesman Jim Wells said. One
person was believed to have minor burns. The type of work being done in the
vault was not immediately known. A cable spool truck and a work van were parked
by the vault entrance at Vermont Avenue and Third Street.