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Accident: 170735740 - Employee Burned In Car Engine Fire

Accident: 170735740 -- Report ID: 0950641 -- Event Date: 12/04/1995
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12605105101/17/19967538Lemans Auto Centerr
At approximately 4:00 p.m. on December 14, 1995, Employee #1, of Le Mans Auto Center, Hollywood, CA, was working on a car that wouldn't start. He poured gasoline from a cup into the intake manifold while a coworker started the engine. The manifold caught fire, and Employee #1 suffered burns to his face, ears, arms, and chest. He was taken to Hollywood Hospital.
Keywords: burn, chest, automotive repair, flammable liquid, work rules, fire, ear, arm, face, gasoline
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 126051051 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Automobile body and related repairers

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