Fertilizer plant explosion in Union Mills, Ind.: One death reported - Breaking News Allvoices

News Stories Related To: Fertilizer plant explosion in Union Mills, Ind.: One death reported

Indianapolis : IN : USA | 10 months ago  
An explosion at a fertilizer plant in the northwest city of Union Mills, Ind. has killed one person, according to an Associated Press report. The LaPorte County Sheriff's Department...
    • Clear
    • Share:
    • Share
    • Clear
    • Clear
    • Clear
    • Clear
     
  • Read full report
   Reach     Credibility Credibility of 5
Report Your News Got a similar story?
Add it to the network!

Or add related content to this report

Related news stories

  • Federal legislators find lax regulation of amonium nitrate

      Fort Worth Star Telegram | 10 months ago
    The Environmental Protection Agency has displayed a lack of urgency in the wake of a deadly Texas fertilizer plant explosion and must regulate potentially explosive chemicals immediately, federal legislators said Thursday. The Chemical Safety Board,...
  • Safety board raps 'patchwork' regulations in Texas blast

      Reuters | 10 months ago
    News Analysis & Opinion Related Topics Investigators stand amid the aftermath of a massive explosion at a fertilizer plant in the town of West, near Waco, Texas April 18, 2013. The independent U.S. agency that investigates major chemical accidents...
  • 'No one had to get hurt,' victim's relative says after Senate's West ...

      The Dallas Morning News | 10 months ago
    In a testy exchange at a hearing into the deadly fertilizer blast in West, a key senator demanded the EPA add the chemical that detonated to a list of hazards requiring more oversight. That recommendation was issued 11 years ago, and Sen. Barbara...
  • Federal agency finds lax regulation of chemicals in West investigation

      The Dallas Morning News | 10 months ago
    McCarthy/Staff Photographer This aerial image taken on April 18, 2013, shows what was left of West Fertilizer Co. after a massive explosion the night before destroyed the facility and caused extensive damage to the town around it...Environmental...
  • Live video: U.S. Senate committee hearing testimony on failures, fixes in ...

      The Dallas Morning News | 10 months ago
    During the next few hours, a Congressional panel will hear that the deadly April 17 blast at the West Fertilizer Co. could've been prevented had the nation's patchwork of regulations been better, chemical safety practices been followed and first...
  • Senate panel to convene hearing Thursday on West explosion

      The Dallas Morning News | 10 months ago
    Michael Ainsworth/Staff Photographer If classes at West Intermediate School had been in session when the blast happened, it would have been difficult for children and others to escape, said Rafael Moure-Eraso, chairman of the Chemical Safety Board...
  • Synthetic Biology Is the Solution to Chemical Explosions

      The Motley Fool | 10 months ago
    The first occurred on April 17 when a fertilizer plant exploded in West, Texas, leveling the town and happening with such great force that investigators could not determine the exact cause of the blast...In all, at least 16 people were killed and...
  • U.S. Senate posts witness list for Thursday hearing on West fertilizer ...

      The Dallas Morning News | 10 months ago
    Thursday's hearing on the deadly fertilizer blast in West, Texas, will include no state or local officials, according to the witness list posted this afternoon by Senate Environment and Public Works Committee. The hearing will cover federal risk...
  • Worker killed in Ind. silo explosion

      Chicago Tribune | 10 months ago
    John Boyd of the LaPorte County Sheriff's Office said all other employees had been accounted for since 911 calls began coming in at 1:29 p.m...Boyd said no fumes or fertilizer were released in the explosion at the silo, located next to a railroad...
  • Indiana explosion: What caused the fatal explosion?

      Christian Science Monitor | 10 months ago
    A man was killed in an explosion at an Indiana grain elevator today. Indiana Indiana explosion: An explosion Monday inside a grain elevator killed a worker at a sprawling northwestern Indiana farm co-op, authorities said.
  • One dead in Indiana fertilizer plant explosion

      United Press International | 10 months ago
    An explosion in a farm cooperative's grain elevator in northern Indiana Monday killed one employee, officials said...Police said he was an employee of the Union Mills feed, grain and fertilizer cooperative. The cause of the 1:30 p.m. explosion in the...
  • Officials: 1 dead in blast at Indiana grain silo

      Charlotte Observer Online | 10 months ago
    An explosion at a grain silo in northwestern Indiana left one worker dead Monday afternoon, authorities said, and workplace safety officials immediately launched an investigation. The explosion occurred in a concrete grain silo at the Union Mills Co-...
  • Officials: 1 dead in explosion at Indiana plant

      Fox | 10 months ago
    Ind.   An explosion at a fertilizer plant in northwest Indiana has killed one person. The LaPorte County Sheriff's Department confirmed that one person was killed in an explosion in Union Mills. Sheriff's Deputy Neil Lachmund says all other people...
  • Officials: 1 dead in explosion at Indiana plant

      Associated Press | 10 months ago
    An explosion at a fertilizer plant in northwest Indiana has killed one person. The LaPorte County Sheriff's Department confirmed that one person was killed in an explosion in Union Mills. Sheriff's Deputy Neil Lachmund says all other people are...


Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.