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After Fatal Firestone House Explosion, Anadarko Shuts Wells

Investigators of an April 17 house explosion in Firestone, CO that killed two people and severely injured another say a well operated by Anadarko Petroleum Corporation is now part of their probe. The 24-year-old well, located 170 feet from the home,…

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House Explosion in Dawson, TX Injures 5

An April 20 house explosion in Dawson, TX injured five people, three of them were airlifted to the burn unit at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, two were taken to a hospital in Navarro County. On scene with a house…

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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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Waterloo House Explosion Injures 2, Gas Leak Suspected

A gas leak is the suspected source of a house explosion in Waterloo, Iowa, that injured two people on March 29, 2017.  Linda Bokmij, 39, and her daughter, Elizabeth, 9, were making dinner around 9:30 p.m. when, shortly after they turned on…

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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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House Explosion Injures 1 in Manassas, VA

A member of a work crew was severely injured in a house explosion in Manassas, VA on February 28. The home, located in the 11600 block of Kahns Road, was under construction and it is believed that the 6:50 a.m. explosion…

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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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Zavalla, TX Home Explosion Injures 2, Propane Leak Suspected

A house explosion in Zavalla, TX on January 17, 2017 seriously injured two people. Lyle and Elaine West were at their home, located at 279 Pleasure Drive, when something ignited a suspected propane leak setting off an explosion at about 6:15…

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Trailer Explosion Kills Baton Rouge Man

A Baton Rouge Man has died from injuries he sustained when his trailer exploded after he lit a cigarette. The explosion took place in the 2200 block of Park Circle around 2 a.m. on Sunday. Jason McNemar, 44, had been living…

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West Yellowstone Gas Explosion Injures 4

Four people in West Yellowstone, MT were injured in gas explosion at a mobile home on Tuesday morning.  A father and his three children, ages 2-13, were inside their home when it exploded shortly after 11:30 a.m. All of them…

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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…

2 Die in Newton County, MS House Explosion

Two people died when their home in Newton County, MS exploded around 7 p.m. on Saturday, October 22.  The blast that killed Billy Ray Alexander, 81, and Janelle Alexander, 78, and leveled their single-story brick home, could be heard from miles…