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Woman killed in Rowan Co. explosion

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S&S Graham Archery in Rowan County. (WSOC)

CHINA GROVE, N.C. — Authorities said a woman has died after an explosion caused a fire at an archery supply store Friday night in Rowan County.

Deputies said the woman ran into a bathroom after the explosion at S&S Graham Archery. Four others in the business ran out a door and survived.

Authorities say chemicals in the business appeared to cause the explosion, but they weren’t sure exactly what happened. The business also does taxidermy.

The identity of the woman killed has not been released.

Credit: The Associated Press.