One Dead After Railroad Explosion

One Dead After Railroad Explosion

According to authorities early on Saturday, November 5th, crews responded to a fire near 26510 E. Hardy Road in Old Town Spring. Railroad crew workers were onsite during the fuel explosion. The workers were working on a hotline on the rail when a fuel gas ignited,...
Explosion at Louisiana Refinery Injures 6 Workers

Explosion at Louisiana Refinery Injures 6 Workers

According to USA Today, six refinery workers were injured in a powerful explosion at the Marathon Petroleum refinery in Garyville, Louisiana. The large explosion was heard miles away. One local resident stated, “I felt it, I had no idea what it was. I thought...
Imperial Sugar Refinery Explosion Update

Imperial Sugar Refinery Explosion Update

According to WTOC, it’s been 14 years since 14 workers lost their lives during the Imperial Sugar Refinery explosion in Port Wentworth, Georgia. The explosion took place in a refinery packaging building and was caused by large piles of combustible sugar dust. ...
Four Texas Oil Well Workers Injured in Accident

Four Texas Oil Well Workers Injured in Accident

According to KJAS, four oil well workers were injured in an oil well workplace accident.  They are currently being treated at Jasper Memorial Hospital. Private vehicles escorted the injured workers to the hospital with police assisting them through intersections. The...