Two people killed in Second World War tank at US firing range
Published 28/10/2015 | 06:50
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 risk to the public.
KTVZ-TV showed the tank in a field.
Detectives from the Deschutes County Sheriff's Office and the Oregon State Police Arson and Explosives Section are jointly investigating.