Explosions

Officials: 1 dead, 17 hurt in North Carolina gas explosion

Apr 10, 2019

An emergency official says six of the people injured in a deadly explosion in downtown Durham North Carolina, were critically hurt and one of them has been transferred to the burn unit

Iran media reports battery explosion on sub kills 3

Apr 6, 2019

Iranian media are reporting three staff in the country's defense industries have been killed in an explosion in a submarine under construction in the country's south

Oil drilling company dismissed from lawsuit over explosion

Apr 5, 2019

Attorneys representing the wife of an Oklahoma man who was killed in an oil rig explosion have dismissed a Texas company from her wrongful death lawsuit after a settlement was reached

Chinese authorities shut down site of deadly chemical blast

Apr 5, 2019

Authorities are shutting down an eastern China industrial park after 78 people were killed last month by a chemical explosion

Fireball soars when officials blow up derailed train cars

Apr 1, 2019

A massive fireball soared into the sky in the central Utah desert after officials blew up 11 derailed tanker cars containing propane and biodiesel

At least 7 killed in China's latest industrial accident

Mar 31, 2019

At least seven people were killed and five injured when a container containing scrap metal exploded in the latest in a series of industrial

Takata air bags claim another life after Arizona crash

Mar 30, 2019

Another person has died from shrapnel hurled by a faulty Takata air bag inflator

Truck carrying chemical explodes in Arkansas, killing driver

Mar 27, 2019

Authorities say a commercial truck hauling a chemical commonly used as fertilizer exploded on a highway in Arkansas, killing the driver and creating a massive crater in the road

The Latest: Truck driver killed in Arkansas explosion

Mar 27, 2019

Authorities say a truck driver hauling ammonium nitrate was killed when his vehicle exploded on a south Arkansas highway

5 injured in industrial building blast near Stockholm

Mar 27, 2019

Police in Sweden says five people sustained minor injuries when a blast occurred in an industrial suburb northwest of Stockholm

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