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2 children suffer minor burns in boat explosion

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APACHE JUNCTION, AZ (AP) -

Two children suffered minor burns after a boat engine exploded about 65 miles northeast of Phoenix at Lake Apache, authorities said.

A 7-year-old girl was taken to a hospital for treatment after the explosion at around noon Sunday, Maricopa County sheriff's spokesman Joaquin Enriquez said.

The other child wasn't brought to a hospital.

No one else was injured.

Enriquez said authorities don't yet know what caused the explosion.

No other information on the explosion was immediately available at mid-day Sunday.

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