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1 Person Killed and 5 Hospitalized in Mantorville, MN Apartment Fire

A 12-unit apartment in Mantorville, MN caught fire Thursday morning leading to the death of 68-year-old Cynthia Ferguson.  Five more occupants were transported to nearby Rochester. All five were hospitalized and at least two are listed in critical condition with…

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Sunbeam 6-Quart Express Crock-Pot Multi-Cookers Recalled for Burn Hazard

Sunbeam has issued a burn hazard recall for its Crock-Pot Express Crock Multi-Cooker sold at Walmart, Target, Amazon and other retailers. Consumers who have purchased this product should not use it as injury can occur. At the time of the…

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Woman Dies from Burn Injuries After Couch Caught Fire in Minneapolis Townhome

A south Minneapolis woman died from burn injuries after a couch in her townhome caught on fire three weeks ago. Debra Rae Erickson (54) suffered severe thermal burn injuries and smoke inhalation in the fire, which started in a townhouse…

After Reported Injuries, Home Depot Recalls Outdoor Gas Fire Pits

Home Depot is recalling fire pits that pose a burn hazard after receiving reports of three injuries. The recalled product, Hampton Bay 50,000 BTU, 30-inch Cross Ridge outdoor gas fire pit table patio heaters, have the following product identification information:…

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Generator Explosion Injures 2 in Reading, PA

Two men were injured when a generator battery exploded at Reading Intermediate High School on Wednesday, October 11. The men, both school maintenance employees, were attempting to start the generator during a power outage when the battery exploded splashing both…

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Injuries From Explosion at Modern Gas Sales in Pittston Pa.

An explosion this morning in Pittston Township, Pa. occurred when a tanker truck holding 3,500 gallons of liquid propane burst into flames.  The explosion at Modern Gas Sales on Glendale Road prompted first responders to issue an all call for available Luzerne…

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Tampa Electric Power Plant Explosion Kills 2, Injures 4

An explosion at Tampa Electric Co.’s Big Bend Power Station in Apollo Beach, Florida yesterday killed two people and critically injured four others. The crew of six, which included one employee and five contract workers, was performing routine maintenance on a…

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2 Dead, 3 Injured in Flash Fire at Jasper, AL Car Dealership

Two people are dead and three others remain hospitalized after a June 13 flash fire at Carl Cannon Chevrolet in Jasper, Alabama. The five employees were cleaning the oil pit in the express lube center when the incident occurred around…

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Marengo, IL House Explosion Injures 2, Damages 50 Homes

A massive house explosion in Marengo, IL injured two people, leveled two homes and damaged at least 48 others leaving 19 of them uninhabitable. The injured were taken to Centegra Hospital-Woodstock where they were treated for minor burns and released.…

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Body of 3rd Employee Recovered From Didion Explosion Site

The body of Pawel Tordoff, 21, was recovered from the Didion Milling explosion site on Sunday. Duelle Block, 27, and Robert Goodenow, 53, were also killed in the May 31 blast. Eleven people were injured. Didion Milling, located in Cambria,…

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Rainbow Fire Science Experiment Hospitalizes 6 TX Preschoolers

A science experiment meant to show a rainbow of flame colors to preschoolers at the Yellow School in Houston went awry last week injuring 12 children, six of whom were hospitalized. The children sustained burns when chemicals used in the…

Why You Don’t Always Smell Gas Before an Explosion

The rotten egg smell most of us associate with natural gas is an additive meant to function as a warning: If you smell it, there is a problem. But sometimes there’s a problem – a life-threatening one, when you don’t…