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Firestone, CO House Explosion: 2 Dead, 2 Injured

An April 17 house explosion in Firestone, CO killed two people and injured two others. One of the survivors suffered severe burns and was airlifted to a hospital, the other was transported to the hospital by ambulance. #Breaking Remains of…

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Car Explosion Near Matheson Gas in Manchester, NH Injures 3

Three people were injured when a car exploded near Matheson Industrial Gases in Manchester, NH this morning. Authorities say a leak from one of two canisters of pressurized gas the car was carrying is the likely source of the explosion which…

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Kettering House Explosion Injures 3, Gas Leak Suspected

A gas leak is the suspected source of a house explosion in Kettering, OH that injured three people on March 27.  A fourth person inside the home, located in the 400 block of Pamela Sue Drive, was unharmed when the 11:45…

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Idaho Couple Critically Injured When Church Boiler Explodes

An Idaho couple sustained life-threating injuries when a boiler at First Congregational United Church of Christ exploded March 21. The husband and wife were taken to Port Neuf Medical Center where they were stabilized before being airlifted to the University of…

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1 Dead, 1 Injured in Hi-Tech Steel Explosion in Saginaw

A March 7 explosion at Hi-Tech Steel Treating in Saginaw, MI killed one man and injured another. A maintenance crew was working on a furnace inside the building, located at 2720 Roberts St., when it exploded shortly after 1 p.m. “They…

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First Student Bus Explosion Injures 1 in Rochester, MN

An employee at First Student, a transportation company in Rochester, MN, was injured and taken to the hospital when a propane-fueled bus exploded in a garage on February 17. Five people were in the garage, located at 2021 32nd Ave.…

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Man Dies in Boiler Explosion in Revere, MA

A boiler explosion has killed a Revere, MA  man. Reyes Bertrand,  50, a husband and father of two,  died while checking on a boiler that had recently been malfunctioning. The explosion occurred just after 4:30 a.m. on February 15 in…

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Phillips 66 Paradis Pipeline Explosion in New Orleans: 5 Injured, 1 Missing

Five people were injured and another is missing after an explosion and fire at the Phillips 66 Paradis Pipeline Station in the St. Charles parish of New Orleans on February 9. Three of the injured workers were treated at the scene.…

3 Killed, 7 Injured in PCA Explosion in Deridder, LA

Three men died and seven others were injured in an explosion at Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) in DeRidder, LA on February 8. William Rolls Jr., 32; Jody L. Gooch, 40; and Sedrick Stallworth, 42  died in an explosion that occurred while their contract…

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Man Severely Injured in Belmond, IA House Explosion from Propane Leak

A man in Belmond, IA was severely injured when a propane leak caused an explosion at his home on Monday. The man, who suffered burns to 60 percent of his body, was airlifted to University Hospitals in Iowa City for…

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Propane Tank Suspected in Deadly Mandan House Explosion

A propane tank is suspected as the source of a deadly house explosion in Mandan, ND. Clyde and Elizabeth Howe and their daughter Elianna Vazquez, 17, were home at the time of the 12:14 a.m. blast on Wednesday. Elizabeth was pronounced dead at the…

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Propane Tank Explosion Injures Winslow, AR Man

A propane tank explosion on Thursday injured a Winslow, AR man. Gary Mills was airlifted to a hospital in Springfield, MO for treatment of burns. Mills was new to the area and had just gotten the propane tank on Wednesday. He…