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Mississippi ammunition plant explosion injures 7

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    HMN-The Explosion occurred at the Winchester ammunition plant which was opened in 2011.   (Clarion Ledger) OXFORD – An explosion at a Mississippi ammunition plant caused minor injuries to seven workers. Winchester Ammunition says the explosion happened in a production area at its Oxford plant Tuesday. The company says it’s investigating the cause. News outlets report at least three ...

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Explosion at Milwaukee chemical site

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HMN-An explosion at a Milwaukee chemical plant leads to a HAZMAT incident on Saturday. (WTMJ) An explosion at a Milwaukee business led to a hazmat situation Saturday near 13th and St. Paul, according to the Milwaukee Fire Department. Milwaukee police said no one was hurt in the explosion. The business is Materion Advanced Chemicals Inc. Police and firefighters are evacuating the ...

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Floodwaters cripple plant refrigeration system; Explosion feared

HMN-As floodwaters worsen in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, a plant in Harris County, TX is feared to be in danger.  After waters knocked out power to the plants refrigeration system, representatives say they are now in danger of explosion.  The New York Post says the County has issued evacuation orders for the area around the facility. A 1 ½-mile ...

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