Austin natural gas house explosion
Austin Natural Gas House Explosion Killed One, Injured Another

An Austin natural gas house explosion killed one and injured another on October 27, 2018. Both people were badly injured and taken to a local hospital. One of them, Nicole Burton, 44, was transferred to San Antonio Brooke Army Medical…

Northwest Chicago Metra explosion
Northwest Chicago Metra Explosion Killed One Worker, Injured Another

A Northwest Chicago Metra explosion killed one worker, and injured another in the Old Irving Park neighborhood, on the 4500 block of W. Byron Street. The two men were badly injured, and one of the men died shortly afterward. The…

April Explosion at Superior Refinery
Ten Injured in Chicago Water Reclamation Plant Explosion

Ten people have been inured in an explosion at the Chicago Water Reclamation Plant on August 30, 2018. The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MRWD) of Greater Chicago issued a statement saying that the explosion at the Calumet Water Reclamation Plant…

Denver 4-Plex explosion
Nine Injured, Two Seriously, in Denver 4-Plex Natural Gas Explosion

Nine people were injured, two seriously, in a Denver 4-plex natural gas explosion on Tuesday, August 14, 2018. The two seriously injured people were taken to Denver Health Medical Center. Hospital spokesman Simon Crittle stated that one had “severe traumatic…

Malcolm School Gas Explosion
Malcolm School Gas Explosion Critically Injures Two Workers

Two workers were critically injured in a Malcolm school gas explosion at the Malcolm, Nebraska public school campus on July 30, 2018. One received second degree burns, and the other received second and third degree burns. Ambulances from Malcolm and…

Gatesville hospital explosion death toll
Gatesville Hospital Explosion Death Toll Rises To Three

The Gatesville Hospital explosion death toll has risen to three. The explosion occurred on June 26, 2018, at a construction site of Coryell Memorial Heathcare System at 1507 West Main Street in Gatesville, Texas. The explosion killed one worker immediately.…

Natural gas explosion in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
Natural Gas Explosion in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin Kills Firefighter, Injures Several Others

A natural gas explosion in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin killed a firefighter and injured over a dozen others on Tuesday night, July 10, 2018. Several buildings were damaged or destroyed.  Sun Prairie is a suburb of Madison, Wisconsin. The firefighter killed…

House explosion in McDaniel, Kentucky
Propane Tank Explosion at Bair Lake Bible Camp Injures Camp’s Facilities Manager

A propane tank explosion at Bair Lake Bible Camp in Jones, Michigan, injured the camp’s facilities manager and damaged one of the camp’s cabins on July 8, 2018.  The employee, David Stiles, is a resident of Jones. Investigators told the…

Winnebago County Iowa Grain
Missouri Fireworks Explosion Destroyed Factory, Injured One Worker in Pleasant Hope

A Missouri fireworks explosion destroyed a factory and seriously injured a female employee on Tuesday evening, July third, 2018. The worker was apparently trapped inside the building. Firefighters pulled her from the wreckage. She was airlifted to a hospital, with…

Brooklyn gas explosion
Three National Grid Workers Injured in Brooklyn Gas Explosion

Three National Grid workers were injured in a Brooklyn gas explosion on Friday, June 22, 2018. The workers were burned on their arms and faces. All three were taken to the Cornell Burn Unit at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. Two were…

Chesapeake, Virginia natural gas explosion
Two Men Seriously Injured in Propane Explosion in Waldoboro, Maine

Two men were seriously injured when a propane explosion destroyed a house on Dutch Neck Road in Waldoboro, Maine on June 15, 2018. The men were identified as 59-year-old Robert Keefe and his son, 28-year-old Ryan Keefe. Both men are…

Five injured in Greenwood, South Carolina explosion
Two People Seriously Burned After House Explosion in Cable Township, Wisconsin

Two people were seriously injured in a house explosion in Cable Township, Wisconsin on June 14, 2018. The couple were airlifted to Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) in Minneapolis. HCMC is a Level One trauma center. The house, located at…