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ST. LOUIS – A worker is recovering this morning after a gas explosion at the Missouri Baking Company on The Hill.

Fire officials say it happened about 3:00 A.M. Saturday morning when a worker tried to light an oven. That is when there was apparently a flash fire.

The worker received burns and other injuries and was taken to the hospital.