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Explosion at P&G plant kills one

Explosion

KNOE (5/24) PINEVILLE, La. (KALB) – UPDATE (12:26 p.m.) – The State Fire Marshal’s Office has confirmed to News Channel 5 that the fatal accident at the P&G Plant in Pineville was caused by an equipment explosion. The explosion killed the operator of the piece of equipment and the fire was contained to the equipment. The incident happened in the ...

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1 killed after building explosion in Aliso Viejo

Explosion

HMN-1 person has been declared dead and 2 others injured after a building explosion in California.  Original reports indicated that a vehicle may have contributed to the explosion but at this time, that has not been confirmed. (ABC7) One person was killed and at least two others were injured in a possible explosion at a structure in Aliso Viejo, authorities ...

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Explosions in Lubbock caused by compressed gas cylinders

Explosion

HMN-According to KCBD, compressed gas cylinders are the cause of explosions in Lubbock Texas. Initially a structure fire, the flames impinged on the cylinders leading to the explosions. LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) – Lubbock fire investigators released their initial report on Thursday night, as they work to determine the cause of a deadly fire and house explosion in Tech Terrace. The ...

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Six dead after blast at Czech refinery

Refinery explosion

Sign up for the Hazmatnation mailing list! HMN-6 are dead after a tank explosion in a Czech refinery.  2 others are being treated with injuries.  Fire crews have confirmed there is no chance of a secondary explosion at this time. (Euronews) Six people have died and an unknown number have been seriously injured in an explosion at a Unipetrol refinery ...

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