Albuquerque Fire Rescue responded to a small explosion in northwest Albuquerque Tuesday afternoon.
According to AFR, three workers were injured. Two people have been transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries and one is in critical condition. AFR also says the cause of the explosion was a result of a malfunctioning asphalt torch.
The explosion happened in a neighborhood near Unser and Ladera.
AFR didn’t say what type of work they were doing or what company they were with.