Natural Gas Explosions

Workers’ comp ruling may reduce Fresno County liability in gas pipeline blast

May 27th, 2015 | By admin
This Pacific Gas & Electric Co. photo shows the area at the Fresno Sheriff’s Foundation shooting range where the natural gas line exploded last month. | PACIFIC GAS AND ELECTRIC CO.

BY MARC BENJAMIN Fresno County is trying to shield itself from high-cost lawsuits from inmates who worked at the Fresno Sheriff’s Foundation shooting range the day a Pacific Gas & Electric pipeline exploded by saying the inmates fall under the state Workers’ Compensation program. If the county succeeds, the medical bills of 10 injured
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Copper pipe theft caused gas leak, explosion that tore apart Syracuse house

May 7th, 2015 | By admin

By Ken Sturtz | Follow on Twitter on May 07, 2015 at 7:55 PM SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Thieves are to blame for an explosion that ripped apart a South Side house Wednesday afternoon, the Syracuse Fire Department said. The explosion happened about 1 p.m. at a house as 201 Dawes Ave. No one was injured and
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Search for survivors continues following fatal house explosion in north Scarborough

Apr 20th, 2015 | By admin

Paul Johnston, Published Monday, April 20, 2015 4:57PM EDT Last Updated Monday, April 20, 2015 8:43PM EDT One male is dead and the search continues for survivors following an explosion that destroyed one house and damaged at least a dozen others in north Scarborough Monday afternoon. It happened at a home on Brimley Road,
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East Village NYC explosion – aftermath and fire footage

Mar 26th, 2015 | By admin

Home explosion sends three to hospital

Feb 25th, 2015 | By admin

By Whitney Stinson and Steve Silva Global News REGINA – Three men have been sent to hospital with serious injuries after an explosion and fire at their north-end home Tuesday evening. Regina police officers are at the house and are holding the scene until police complete their investigation to determine if criminal charges will be laid. SaskEnergy
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Death toll in Brazil offshore oil platform explosion climbs to 5

Feb 13th, 2015 | By admin

Published February 12, 2015 EFE The death toll from an explosion on an offshore oil and natural gas platform leased by Brazilian state-controlled energy giant Petrobras has climbed to five, the vessel’s owner said. Three bodies were found Thursday before the platform was evacuated, while firefighters recovered the other two on Thursday, Norwegian company BM
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Six escape injury in gas explosion, fire at Raritan Township house

Sep 22nd, 2014 | By admin
A gas explosion and fire damaged a home in Raritan Township Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. (Terry Wright | Hunterdon County Democrat)

By Terry Wright | Hunterdon County Democrat Email the author on September 19, 2014 at 3:46 PM RARITAN TWP. – Six people escaped injury when a natural gas explosion caused a fire in an Old York Road home this morning. The blast rocked the neighborhood and caused a fire in the house, but that was quickly
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Woman, 60, taken to burn center after Wilmington Island explosion, fire

Aug 4th, 2014 | By admin

Photo by Tim Johnson

Cause of Garden City, Kansas natural gas explosion that killed 17 year old being investigated

Jul 2nd, 2014 | By admin

A teenager has died and two others are hospitalized after a home explosion in Finney county. MORE FROM KWCH.COM finney county It happened in Plymell, Kan. near Garden City, about a quarter mile east of Highway 83 5:30 p.m. Saturday. Kevin Bascue, Finney County Sheriff, said the blast could be heard at least 10 miles
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Fire Inspectors: Natural gas leak caused explosion

May 25th, 2014 | By admin

Posted: Feb 15, 2014 12:45 PM EST Updated: Feb 15, 2014 12:45 PM EST Tony Geftos – email A house that burst into flames exploded because of a gas leak. That’s the word from fire inspectors. The explosion happened in the village of Bettsville, on the north end of Seneca County, around 8 a.m.
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