Natural Gas Explosions

Home explodes in Hollywood Heights, Illinois

Jul 26th, 2015 | By admin

Posted: Jul 25, 2015 9:04 PM EDTUpdated: Jul 25, 2015 9:06 PM EDT By Adam McDonald, Online News Producer, KMOV CONNECT ( – A home in Hollywood Heights, Illinois exploded Saturday evening and crews believe it was caused by natural gas. The incident happened around 6:30 p.m. on Hollywood Heights Road, near 159. The Hollywood Heights Fire
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Liberty Dialysis natural gas explosion destroys ‘heart of clinic’

Jul 21st, 2015 | By admin
By Scott Dorsett/ Daily Light

Posted: Tuesday, July 21, 2015 8:41 am | Updated: 7:28 pm, Tue Jul 21, 2015. By Shelly Conlon and Andrew Branca The Daily Light managing editor and staff writer A natural gas leak caused an early morning explosion at Liberty Dialysis in Waxahachie off U.S. Highway 77 behind Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, said Waxahachie Fire Chief Ricky Boyd at
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Investigator: House Explosion Planners Didn’t Know Its Force

Jul 12th, 2015 | By admin
south bend

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Jul 8, 2015, 8:18 PM ET By TOM COYNE Associated Press Whoever filled an Indianapolis home with natural gas and poured gasoline in two rooms probably did not know the mixture would create the powerful explosion that gutted a neighborhood three years ago, killing two neighbors and damaging more than 80
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Uncapped gas line blamed for Independence house explosion

Jul 3rd, 2015 | By admin
Indepence MO

Uncapped gas line blamed for Independence house explosion New homeowner ‘blessed’ blast didn’t happen while he was home By Peggy Breit 6:33 PM CDT Jul 02, 2015 INDEPENDENCE, Mo. —An uncapped natural gas line is being blamed for an explosion at an Independence home early Thursday. Cecil Dudley, who was just moving into the house on
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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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