Two killed after Second World War tank explodes
Police said the blast occurred at a public gun range in Oregon
Forensic experts examine the tank which exploded at a public firing range in Oregon. Screengrab: Youtube
Two people have died in an explosion inside a Second World War-era tank at a firing range in Oregon.
Police say the explosion occurred on Tuesday afternoon at a public gun range east of Bend. Paramedics tried to revive the victims but they died from their injuries.
The authorities say there is no remaining risk to the public.
KTVZ-TV showed the tank in a field.