Accident Report Detail
Accident: 89705.015 - Two Employees Die And One Burned In Fire
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1184369.015||10/17/2016||Gorman Bros., Inc.|
At approximately 5:30 p.m. on November 3, 2016, Employee #1, Employee #2, and Em ployee #3 were transferring asphalt cutback from a storage tank to a tanker trai ler. They used a propane torch to heat the line, in order to make the cutback f low easier. The torch ignited kerosene vapors and caused a flash fire. Employee #1 received burns to ninety five percent of his body and died two days later. Employee #2 received burns to sixty five percent of his body and died on Novembe r 3, 2016. Employee #3 received minor burns and was hospitalized and released.
|1||1184369.015||56||M||Fatality||Occupation Not Listed|
|2||1184369.015||42||M||Fatality||Truck drivers, heavy|