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Prosecutor’s office to review Granger house explosion for charges

Jul 3rd, 2015 | By admin
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Suzanne Spencer POSTED: 04:34 PM EDT Jun 29, 2015 The St. Joseph County Prosecutor’s Office will determine if charges should be filed in a Granger house explosion. Investigators turned the case over to the prosecutor’s office Monday afternoon. The explosion on Jodie Lynn Drive sent four to the hospital more than a week ago. SEE MORE PHOTOS Investigators say the explosion was fueled by
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Explosion rocks natural gas compressor station

Jul 3rd, 2015 | By admin
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BY LAURA LEGERE (STAFF WRITER) Published: March 30, 2012 SPRINGVILLE TWP. – An explosion at a natural gas compressor station in Susquehanna County on Thursday morning blew a hole in the roof of the complex holding the engines, shaking homes as far as a half-mile away and drawing emergency responders from nearby counties. The 11
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Memorial planned to remember Pathfinder explosion

Jul 3rd, 2015 | By admin
The aftermath: Firefighters and rescue workers outside the Hotel Pathfinder after an explosion and fire in January 1976 that killed 20 people. (Fremont)

June 30, 2015 7:30 am  •  By Tracy Buffington/Fremont Tribune There are memories – but no physical reminders – of an explosion nearly 40 years ago that changed the face of downtown Fremont. Now a group of residents want to change that. Fremont City Council members tonight are expected to authorize the construction of a Pathfinder Hotel
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Gas explosion remains under investigation

Jul 3rd, 2015 | By admin
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07.01 / 22:08 www.rmoutlook.com While Canmore residents are still reeling from a gas explosion that rocked the entire community last Friday afternoon (June 26), it is becoming evident there are questions that still need to be answered regarding what exactly caused a house to explode. As of Tuesday (June 30), the neighbourhood surrounding the explosion site
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Uncapped gas line blamed for Independence house explosion

Jul 3rd, 2015 | By admin
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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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Giant Gas Pipeline Next to Nuclear Power Plant Could Cause a New York ‘Fukishima,’ Say Experts

May 27th, 2015 | By admin
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By John Dyer May 21, 2015 | 7:59 am Experts are claiming that a massive natural gas pipeline being constructed next to a major nuclear power plant in New York could cause a meltdown just 40 miles north of Manhattan. The company Spectra Energy has started construction on a 42-inch-diameter pipeline that will pass only 105 feet from the
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Power of Liquid Natural Gas Explosion Accident – Incredible Footage – China

May 27th, 2015 | By admin

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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 mbenjamin@fresnobee.com 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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Housewarming party held for Peoria couple who lost belongings in explosion

May 27th, 2015 | By admin
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PEORIA, Ariz. -The Peoria community came together to celebrate a local family that lost everything in a devastating explosion. Back in October 2013, Tiara Del Rio lit a candle and because of a natural gas leak in the home, it exploded.  She and Beau Zimbro were badly injured. On Saturday, they held a housewarming party
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How PG&E missed chance to avert San Bruno blast

May 27th, 2015 | By admin
Cars and homes lie burned out in San Bruno, Calif. on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010. (Photo by Jana Asenbrennerova/Special to the San Francisco Chronicle)

By Jaxon Van Derbeken May 23, 2015 Updated: May 23, 2015 6:44pm Seven years before a natural-gas pipeline explosion in San Bruno killed eight people, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. engineers were alerted that a crucial piece of information about the pipe’s troubled history was missing, a newly uncovered document shows. That information could have been tracked
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