Quick Turn Anodizing Explosion: 1 Dead, 4 Injured

One person was killed and three others were injured in a January 18 explosion at Quick Turn Anodizing in Guthrie, KY. The blast occurred just before 1 p.m. at the facility located on Second Street when a truck was pumping waste from the facility and the sludge mixed with used cooking oil in the tank and exploded, according to NewsChannel5 Nashville.

The explosion ripped through the plant killing an employee and it blew apart the tank spraying hot oil on the truck driver, a city employee, the owner of the company, and another employee. All four of the people injured were transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville for treatment of burn injuries.

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