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Oak Grove House Explosion Injures 1 in MN

A house explosion in Oak Grove, MN on December 18 left one man with serious injuries. He was rushed to Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids. Emergency responders who were called to the scene around 5:30 said the home, located in the 4400 block of 214th…

Winter Brings Spike in Gas Appliance Explosions

Gas appliance explosions reach a seasonal peak each January and in other winter months when fuel usage spikes. Year in and year out, the leaks and corresponding blasts lead to findings of faulty appliances, code violations, negligent installations,…
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Omaha House Explosion Leaves 1 Dead, 2 Critically Injured

An Omaha house explosion this morning left one person dead and two others critically injured. Neighbors told local media they heard a loud boom at around 8:15 a.m., saw debris flying everywhere, and ran to help. The blast had leveled the home,…
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Explosion at Magellan Storage Facility in Corpus Christi Injures 7

Seven people were injured in an explosion at the Magellan refinery in Corpus Christi, four are in critical condition and one has been admitted to a burn center in San Antonio. The December 5th explosion occurred around 10: 00 a.m. when a fire…
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Gas Leak Causes Manatee County House Explosion, 3 Injured

Three people in Manatee County, FL were injured in a house explosion that occurred yesterday as crews worked to repair a gas leak. Firefighters had been working for hours with a crew from Tampa Electric Company (TECO) to repair a gas leak in…

Can I Sue Kinder Morgan For a Gas Explosion?

Yes, you can sue Kinder Morgan for a gas explosion.  Kinder Morgan is a multi-billion dollar company that transports about 40 percent of the natural gas consumed in the United States. It owns, co-owns or operates some 83,000 miles of gas…
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Washburn, MO House Explosion Injures 5

Five family members were injured in a house explosion on November 4 in Washburn, Missouri. A fire following the blast consumed the home located about 20 miles northeast of Pea Ridge. Investigators have not yet determined the source of…
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Propane Leak Caused Fatal House Explosion in Marshall, MN

A propane leak caused by a damaged supply line was the source of a house explosion in Marshall, MN that killed Gail and Nancy Schipansky, an investigation by the State Fire Marshall's Office has determined. A spark from the dryer ignited a buildup…

Can I Sue Enbridge for a Gas Explosion?

Yes, you can file an Enbridge explosion lawsuit for wrongful deaths and burn injuries. Explosion lawsuits are pending in Kentucky and elsewhere. In Minnesota, the federal Department of Transportation fined Enbridge Energy $2.4 million for a…
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Evergreen Court Fire in Spring Valley, NY - 2 Dead, 13 Injured

One resident and one firefighter died in an early morning fire yesterday at Evergreen Court Home For Adults in Spring Valley, NY. Thirteen other residents were injured and are hospitalized. One of them is in critical condition. Located about…

Special Report: Explosion lawyers track gas pipeline risk

Pockets of the U.S. population continue to face horrendous explosion risk from outdated and dangerous natural gas pipeline systems, according to federal data reviewed by Pritzker Hageman law firm. Based on agency data available in March 2021,…
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Ryegate, MT Propane Explosion Kills 2, Injures 2

Curtis Allen Ronning and Christine Marie Debuff were killed in a March 5 propane explosion at their Ryegate, MT home.  Debuff and Ronning, owners of the Ryegate Bar and Café, smelled gas when they returned home from grocery shopping in Billings,…
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Possible Gas Explosion at Lexington Home Injures Two

Fire crews responded to a structure fire in the 500 block of West Short Street in downtown Lexington over the weekend. At least two people were hospitalized and several buildings were damaged. A neighbor told WKYT news that he felt his whole…