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Accident: 101348.015 - Two Employees Killed; Two Employees Are Injured In An Explos

Accident: 101348.015 -- Report ID: 0521400 -- Event Date: 12/05/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1281756.01512/06/2017M & R Farms, Inc.
At 9:00 a.m. on December 15, 2017, four employees were installing drainage tile seamlessly with a tile plow. The tile plow became stuck and another tractor was used to assist the tile plow to pull through the obstruction. The obstruction appears to have been a 20 inch gas line which subsequently exploded. Employees #1 and #2 were pronounced dead at the scene and Employees #3 and #4 were hospitalized.
Keywords: pipeline, natural gas, explosion
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1281756.015 20 M Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Farm workers
2 1281756.015 59 M Fatality Burn/Scald(Heat) Farm workers
3 1281756.015 59 M Fatality Burn/Scald(Heat) Farm workers
4 1281756.015 20 M Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Farm workers

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