June 13, 2013

Explosion at Williams Olefins plant in Geismar; 30 or more may be injured

Scene of explosion and fire
An explosion occurred at the Williams Olefins plant in Geismar, La. on Thursday morning, possibly injuring more than 30 people, according to officials.
DEQ spokesperson Jean Kelly said 30 people were transported from the scene by ambulance, and three or four were evacuated by medical helicopter.

1 comment:

RJ said...

perfect reason to jack the prices of gasoline even further.