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Wyoming Explosion: Fire Burning Too Hot To Fight

Wyoming was the site of a horrific explosion on Wednesday at a natural gas plant, and officials say the fire is still burning too hot to really fight it. There’s no word on when residents of the small town of Opal will be able to return to their homes after being evacuated on Wednesday, but no injuries were reported. Authorities …

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Wyoming Explosion Leads To Evacuation

An explosion at the Williams Companies Inc plant in Opal, Wyoming has caused the natural gas-processing plant to shut down and the town of Opal to be evacuated. The blast occurred around 2 p.m., but the fire continued to burn into the evening. Opal is located about 100 miles northeast of Salt Lake City, Utah. The residents of Opal were …

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Wyoming Explosion of Gas Tanks Leaves 5 Injured

An explosion that occurred on Friday has left five gas field workers injured. The devastating incident took place at an Encana drilling site, located in the Pinedale, Wyoming. Authorities reported that the accident was caused by a welding procedure, which in turn, set off the explosion. The Sublette County Sheriff’s Department released a statement offering updated details on the condition …

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