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House explosion leaves one seriously injured.

Explosion

HMN-A house explosion leaves one woman seriously injured, and a home pieces.  Independent.co.uk reports that after the explosion a strong odor of gas was present. A woman has been seriously injured after an explosion destroyed a house in Sunderland. Fire crews pulled the woman from the rubble after the blast shook a street in the Ryhope area of the city ...

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Gas spill prompts HAZMAT team response in Washington twp

  HMN-Responders from Washington Township responded to a gasoline leak at an area Shell station.  WHIO reports around 220 gallons being released and some is being tracked in a local waterway where teams have set boom.   Washington Twp. Fire Department hazmat crews are working to clean up a fuel spill tonight after 220 gallons of gasoline spilled at the ...

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2nd Company Shuts Oil, Gas Wells After Deadly Home Explosion

HMN- A second gas provider has shut down more than 60 wells in Colorado after a massive explosion is still unexplained. News and images as reported by CBS Denver DENVER (AP) — A second petroleum company said it would shut down and inspect wells after a fatal house explosion near a gas well in Colorado, although investigators have not said ...

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BREAKING-Vehicle accident leads to gas fed fire/evacuations.

Check back for more information as it becomes available. HMN-Breaking news coming in from Indiana, where a vehicle accident has lead to a large gas fed fire, and on going evacuations. Currently, evacuations are in all directions for one half mile.  WRTV provided more.     MADISON COUNTY, Ind. — Evacuations are underway in the area of West Washington Street ...

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Propane tank explosion at Bluffton home kills one person

HMN- One person was dead after propane grill exploded according to WJCL News Bluffton, SC —One person is dead after a propane tank exploded near a grill outside of a Bluffton home. Bluffton Police say it happened in Bluffton’s Hampton Lake subdivision Sunday night. The cause of that explosion is now under investigation. WJCL will continue to update this story ...

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Two Hospitalized After CO Incident in Baltimore City

HMN- 2 Hospitalized After Carbon Monoxide Incident In Baltimore. According to WBAL TV: Officials say, two people were transported after a carbon monoxide incident in Baltimore City on Tuesday evening. Baltimore City Fire crews were dispatched around 9 p.m. to the 4300 block of Colborne Road, for a carbon monoxide alarm activation. Two individuals from the home were transported to ...

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Firefighters, hazardous materials officials puzzled by source of fuel spill

HMN- Pennsylvania According to Pittsburgh Action News 4 firefighters and hazardous materials officials puzzled by source of fuel spill in the Yough River. SOUTH CONNELLSVILLE, Pa. — Firefighters and Fayette County hazardous materials officials are searching for the source of a suspected fuel spill in the Youghiogheny River in South Connellsville. The substance was discovered in the river around 8:30 ...

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Propane tanks rigged as improvised explosive devices at Pipeline standoff

HMN- The state of North Dakota has seen protests turning dangerous, “an explosion occurred and several protestors ran to the area, pulled a female from under the burned vehicle, and fled the scene”. News according to KGWN “Mandan, ND – North Dakota law enforcement agencies are currently investigating the area of the Backwater Bridge Tuesday morning where law enforcement reported hearing ...

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Explosion injures 3 people in Massachusetts

HMN- Massachusetts officials responded to a self inflicted explosive situation. News NBC 10 has the story.   SOMERSET, Mass. (WJAR) — Fire officials in Somerset responded to Fitzgerald Road on Saturday night, after a reported explosion with multiple injuries. NBC 10 has confirmed with Somerset Fire Department that a gas tank exploded injuring three people. Officials say the adults who ...

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UPDATE: Controlled Explosions, Vent and Burn Technique Applied as Part of Rail Derailment Clean Up

HMN- UPDATED STORY (ABC 6 News) Steele County officials sent out information Saturday afternoon about a controlled vent and burn that took place at the site of the train derailment in Ellendale. The event was under the management of Union Pacific Railroad and was coordinated with the Ellendale Fire Department, Steele County Emergency Management, Steele County Sheriff’s Office and the ...

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