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Victims in Pawtucket home explosion identified

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The family who was injured in a Pawtucket home explosion on Tuesday have been identified.

23-year-old Ruben Gonzalez sustained the worst injuries with serious burns over seventy percent of his body. His 9-month old daughter Leilani Gonzalez also sustained burns and her mother 23-year-old Rubie Oliveras is expected to be okay.

A donation drive for the family will be held at the Met School at 325 Public Street Providence from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday.

People who want to donate but cannot make the drop off times are asked to contact Pedro Ayala at 401.297.6642 or email him at

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