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Accident: 14377634 - Five Employees Killed, Two Injured In Grain Explosion

Accident: 14377634 -- Report ID: 0521700 -- Event Date: 04/22/1988
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10113125804/22/19885153A D M Growmark Joliet Terminal
On April 22, 1988, an explosion occurred, followed by the total collapse of the ADM Growmark Joliet grain terminal. Employees #1 through #5 were killed; Employee #6 was hospitalized; Employee #7 was injured, but not hospitalized.
Keywords: building collapse, explosion, grain elevator
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 101131258 Fatality Cut/Laceration Occupation not reported
2 101131258 Fatality Bruise/Contus/Abras Occupation not reported
3 101131258 Fatality Bruise/Contus/Abras Occupation not reported
4 101131258 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Occupation not reported
5 101131258 Non Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Occupation not reported
6 101131258 Fatality Fracture Occupation not reported
7 101131258 Fatality Bruise/Contus/Abras Occupation not reported

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