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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14402820 - Employee Killed In Gasoline Fire

Accident: 14402820 -- Report ID: 0626000 -- Event Date: 09/11/1995
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12222415709/13/19955172C.L.Thomas Petroleum,Ltd.Dba Thomas Petroleum
Employee #1 was filling a 1,000 gallon above-ground gasoline storage tank. The tank was not properly vented and exploded when an unknown ignition source started a fire. The fire destroyed equipment. Employee #1 was severely burned and later died.
Keywords: burn, venting, work rules, fire, storage tank, explosion, gasoline
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 122224157 Fatality Burn/Scald(Heat) Occupation not reported

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