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NJ crews respond to gas explosion

Gas explosion

  HMN-Multiple homes and buildings have been evacuated. (NBC) What to Know Multiple homes were evacuated in Lakewood, New Jersey, Monday morning after a fire and possible gas explosion Chopper 4 showed intense orange flames leaping from what appeared to be a backyard; trees and other homes were nearby No injuries were reported Multiple buildings were evacuated in an Ocean ...

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Pipeline explosion reported in Texas

Explosion

  HMN-The Sutton County Sheriffs Department has confirmed a pipeline explosion this evening in Texas. It is reported on their Facebook page that there are two known injuries at this time, one major. Create Life Saving Experiences with HAZSIM.  Click HERE for more information. Ready for your free quote? Submit HERE.

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8 injured in oil refinery blast

Refinery

(RT.com)   Around 400 firefighters were deployed to battle a large fire ravaging a petroleum plant in Bavaria, while the locals were asked to keep doors and windows shut to avoid heavy smoke. A total of eight people were injured by the blast that rocked the Bayernoil refinery on Saturday in the town of Vohburg an der Donau in Bavaria, ...

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Woman dead after house explosion

Explosion

(Edmonton Journal) The subdivision of Paso Estates near Cooking Lake was shaken Sunday afternoon with a fatal home explosion that left one woman dead. Mounties were called to Range Road 224 and Township Road 513 southeast of Sherwood Park around 2:10 p.m. Sunday for an explosion that destroyed the acreage home. A Strathcona County emergency services technical rescue team had ...

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No injuries reported after pool chemical explosion

Chemical explosion

HMN-No injuries were reported after chemicals that were being mixed exploded at a Massachusetts residence. (NECN) No one was injured Saturday night when mixed pool chemicals exploded at a home on Glen Street in Whitman, Massachusetts. the incident occurred at the home just off of Route 18. The people inside of the home had been mixing pool chemicals, and that ...

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Gas plant in Austin County has residents under mandatory evacuation

HMN-Some residents in Austin County Texas are under a mandatory evacuation following a gas plant explosion.  The evacuations are now extending past a 5 mile radius as fears of a larger explosion loom.  (ABC 13) BELLVILLE, Texas (KTRK) — Several early morning explosions rocked the Western International Gas plant on Highway 159 in Austin County. An evacuation is in progress ...

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Lake Charles Fire responds to grain silo explosion

HMN-Units from Lake Charles Fire Department responded to a reported grain silo explosion mid day Thursday.  KPLC reports that the explosion removed the roof from the silo.  No injuries have been reported and the cause remains under investigation. LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) – An explosion in a grain silo has been reported at the Port of Lake Charles, Executive Director ...

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