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Payne Ave. House Explosion Injures 1 in St Paul

A house explosion in the 600 block of Payne Ave. in St. Paul injured one person this morning. John Lundahl, the 80-year-old property owner, was transported to Region Hospital where he is being treated for burns and other explosion injuries. The blast,…

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Heather Gardens Senior Living Explosion, Fire in Aurora CO Turns Deadly

Two people were injured and another person died in an explosion and fire at Heather Gardens Senior Living community in Aurora, Colorado on November 16. Emergency responders transported one resident and one firefighter to an area hospital where they were treated…

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Austin Residents Grieve and Worry After Fatal House Explosion

Residents of a South Austin neighborhood are mourning the loss of Nicole Burton, 44, who died from injuries she sustained in a house explosion on October 27, 2018. A buildup of gas caused by damage to a gas line at a…

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Greenwood, SC Explosion Injures 3 Adults, 2 Children

Three adults and two children were injured in an apartment explosion in Greenwood, SC on November 4. One of the children suffered a skull fracture and at least one of the adults was airlifted to the JMS Burn Center in…

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Chesapeake Gas Explosion Leaves 2 in Critical Condition

Nine people were injured, two of them critically, in a natural gas house explosion and fire in Chesapeake, VA on October 14. Neighbors rushed to the aid of homeowners Don and Faye Berry who were trapped beneath the rubble that once…

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Harper Woods House Explosion Injures 3 in Michigan

Three people were injured when a house in the Detroit suburb of Harper Woods exploded on September 21. Fire officials say a natural gas buildup was the source of the blast that leveled the home, located at 20839 Lennon, around 10:30 that…

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Metal-Matic Explosion, Fire Injures 2 in Minneapolis

Two people were injured in an explosion and fire at a metal processing plant in Minneapolis’ Marcy-Holmes neighborhood this afternoon. The blast, which is believed to have originated in a metal dust collector at Metal-Matic Inc., located at 629 SE 2nd St., occurred around…

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MA Gas Explosions Leave 1 Dead, Dozens Injured, Lawyers Investigate

Explosion lawyers from Pritzker Hageman are investigating a series of fires and explosions in Massachusetts that injured dozens of people killing one of them. Leonel Rondon, an 18-year-old Lawrence man, was fatally injured when a chimney from a house that…

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Ruptured Gas Line Causes Explosion Injuring 3 at Coffee Corner in GA

A gas line ruptured by a nearby construction crew caused the August 18 explosion at the Coffee Corner in Homerville, Georgia that seriously injured three people, investigators have determined. Baylee Tolle, Emily Tolle and Anna O’Guin were inside the coffee shop…

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10 Injured in Denver Gas Explosion

Ten people were injured in a natural gas explosion in Denver. Some of the people injured were burned, some experienced blunt trauma from the force of the blast. One man is in critical condition. He and a woman who was…

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Leslie Township Propane Explosion Injures 2 in Michigan

Two men were injured when a propane dryer exploded in Leslie Township, MI on July 24 igniting a fire that completely destroyed the home located at 1090 Vaughn Road. The men, who are brothers, were able to get themselves out of…

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Sun Prairie, WI Gas Leak Explosion Kills One, Injures 12

On July 10, 2018, a gas leak explosion in downtown Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, killed a firefighter and injured twelve others. Of the twelve injured people, 5 were firefighters, one was a police officer, and 7 were civilians. One of the…