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Propane House Explosion Injures 2 in Kentucky

A house explosion caused by a propane leak injured a mother and daughter in Grayson County, KY on Wednesday. First responders arrived at the scene on 129 Crawford Street in Millwood shortly before 6:30 P.M. Angela Young (41) and her…

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Tennessee Man Suffers Serious Burn Injuries in Propane House Explosion

A propane house explosion in Maynardville, TN sent a man to the hospital with serious burn injuries on Wednesday. Firefighters arrived at the scene on 3071 Hickory Valley Road at about 1:30 P.M. after receiving reports of an explosion and…

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South Dakota Man Dies in Camper Fire and Explosion

A South Dakota man died in a camper explosion and fire on Tuesday night. Michael Freiderichs (71) was inside the camper in Wahpeton, ND when it exploded and caught on fire. He was taken to St. Francis Medical Center in…

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Indiana Teenager Seriously Injured in Propane House Explosion

A propane gas explosion seriously injured a teenage girl and demolished her family’s home in South Whitley, IN last Friday. Sixteen-year-old Summer West, a student at Whitko High School, is being treated at St. Joseph Hospital’s burn unit for third-degree…

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Third Man Dies in Shawano County House Explosion

A third man has died in a house explosion that happened last month in Shawano County, WI. Daniel Young (62) of Shiocton, WI died on Thursday, October 17th at the UW Hospital in Madison. Two other men, Steve Verg (62)…

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Food Truck Propane Explosion Seriously Injures Detroit Man

A propane explosion seriously injured the owner of a popular Detroit food truck last weekend. Rashad Torrence, the owner of Detroit’s Original Seafood Truck, tried to light the truck’s fryer to serve food at a festival when a propane tank…

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Propane Leak Explosion in Luzerne County Leaves 1 Dead, 1 Still Missing

Early this morning, a deadly propane leak explosion destroyed a house in Dorrance Township, PA. The blast occurred after 1:30 A.M. at a home on the 2100 block of Alberdeen Road. Emergency responders found 20-year-old Nathan Hedgepath lying on the…

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Man Dies in Propane Explosion Near Victor, ID

A man injured in a propane explosion near Victor, Idaho died at Teton Valley Hospital on Tuesday, March 12, 2019. Rodney Taylor suffered burn injuries from a blast on March 2 that occurred in a detached woodshop next to his…

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Propane Explosion at Hog Farm Near Kingsley, IA Injures 2

A propane explosion at a hog farm near Kingsley, IA this morning has left two people critically injured. Emergency responders were called to the scene at the 27552 Polk Avenue between Remsen and Kingsley – just east of Sioux City,…

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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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Q&A With a Top Burn Lawyer

Noted burn attorney Fred Pritzker answers questions about burn injury lawsuits stemming from fires and explosions. Q: What are the most common types of burn injuries you encounter? A: Well, burns can be grouped into four categories: thermal, chemical, electrical…

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Pool Technician Burned in Roland Park Propane Tank Explosion

A pool technician in the Baltimore suburb Roland Park sustained burns to the face when a leaking propane tank on a pool filter exploded. An explosion lawyer can investigate to find answers. Below are some questions that need answers: Did…