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Woodbury, MN house fire kills one, defeats rescue attempts

A Woodbury, MN house fire has killed the resident of the home after beating back rescue efforts. The blaze happened on the 300 block of Meadow Lane on Tuesday, March 26, 2019. The only occupant of the house, Eddie L. Woodson, 66, was killed in the fire. Joshua Anderson, a neighbor of Mr. Woodson, told […]

Arkansas highway explosion kills driver and closes highway

An Arkansas highway explosion killed one person and closed an Arkansas highway on Wednesday, March 27, 2019. A truck carrying ammonium nitrate, a chemical commonly used as fertilizer, exploded on Highway 278 just west of Camden, Arkansas, in Ouachita County. Little Rock, Arkansas, is about 100 miles to the north. The driver, identified as Randall […]

Worcester, Vermont house explosion injured two

A Worcester, Vermont house explosion injured two people and destroyed the home on Sunday, March 3, 2019. David Garneau, 39, and Miranda Bador, 30, who lived in the home, both suffered burn injuries. They managed to crawl clear of the house, but Bador was badly burned. Garneau put her in a car and drove to […]

Update: Explosion in Hampton, Minnesota claims another life

A February 5, 2019 house explosion in Hampton, Minnesota has claimed another life. A house on the 2400 block of Lewiston Boulevard exploded, killing 56-year-old Theresa Ann Snoeyenbos, and severely burning her husband, 57-year-old Brian Suilmann. Tragically, Mr. Suilmann died of his injuries on Wednesday, February 20. The cause of the explosion is still under investigation. Fire […]

Williston, North Dakota Shop Explosion Injures Two People

A Williston, North Dakota shop explosion injured two people on Wednesday, February 13. According to Sergeant Detective Caleb Fry of the Williams County Sheriff’s Office, the explosion happened in the 5300 block of 151st Avenue NW. The two injured people were taken to CHI St. Alexius in Williston. Their medical condition is not yet known. Williston, […]

Propane Explosion in Chattahoochee Hills Kills One Person

A propane explosion in Chattahoochee Hills killed one person on Tuesday, February 5, 2019. The blast happened near the intersection of Cochran Mill Road and Cedar Grove Road in South Fulton County, Georgia. It was so strong that it broke windows in neighboring houses, set trees on fire, and was heard for miles. According to […]

Two Injured in Goose Island Explosion And Fire

Two people were injured in a Goose Island explosion and fire on Wednesday, January 30, 2019. A fire broke out at Sipi Metals Corporation, 1720 North Elston Avenue on Chicago’s north side. In a news report, CBS2 described the incident as an explosion in a metal melting furnace. Two workers, who had been working on […]