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City Councilmember Mark Squilla is joined by Philadelphia fire officials in announcing the results of an investigation into an explosion at 8th and Reed streets on Dec. 19, 2019.
Pat Loeb/KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
January 16, 2020 - 1:57 pm
Philadelphia fire officials said Thursday that the cause of the Dec. 19 explosion and fire at Eighth and Reed streets was caused by a leak from a cracked gas main under the street. Read more here.
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Delaware County officials are making sure there’s nothing dangerous in the air after a gas leak led to a shelter-in-place last night at the Turnbridge Apartments in Middletown Township.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
November 12, 2019 - 6:57 am
Officials in Delaware County have given the all-clear to residents of an apartment complex who had to to shelter in place on Monday because of a gas leak in the area.
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Croda Inc., in New Castle located at the base of the Delaware Memorial Bridge had a toxic release leaking ethylene oxide, an extremely flammable gas, from a tank on the site, causing the bridge to be shut down for several hours on Sunday night.
Jennifer Corbett/The News Journal
August 13, 2019 - 9:37 am
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Delaware environmental officials are updating residents about actions taken by a chemical plant owner since a gas leak last year temporarily closed the Delaware Memorial Bridge one of the busiest travel days of the year. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental...
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Kim Glovas
May 14, 2019 - 12:51 pm
UPDATED: 2:45 p.m. ___ CAMDEN COUNTY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A gas main rupture in Winslow Township has forced the neighborhood near South Egg Harbor Road and East Fleming Pike to evacuate. Camden County spokesman Dan Keashen said the the gas main was struck by a contractor working in the area...
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Firefighters work at the scene of a gas leak explosion in Paris, France, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019.
AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu
January 13, 2019 - 9:37 am
PARIS (AP) — Paris Fire Department said rescuers have found a woman's body under the rubble of a bakery in Paris that was blown apart by a powerful explosion, bringing the overall death toll to four. The blast Saturday morning in the Rue de Trevise in the 9th arrondissement of north-central Paris...
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Down this driveway is a huge pile of rubble. Investigators are trying to get to the bottom of this house explosion in Gladwyne.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
November 05, 2018 - 9:45 am
UPDATED: 1:06 p.m. GLADWYNE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Crews have a lot of work to do to get to the bottom of a house explosion on the Main Line on Sunday night. The boom could reportedly be heard as far as Bucks County and even South Jersey. When night turned into day, Lower Merion Fire Chief Chas...
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