South Side House Catches Fire After Explosion At Nearby Finkl Steel Plant; 'They Saw Fireballs'A home in the Burnside neighborhood caught fire Wednesday morning, after an explosion in a slag pit at the nearby Finkl Steel plant sent flaming debris flying into the air.
Two Injured In Explosion At Goose Island Metal RefineryTwo people were seriously injured in a furnace explosion at a metal smelting and refining facility Wednesday afternoon in the Goose Island neighborhood.
Two Injured In Boiler Explosion At Carmel High School Near IndianapolisTwo men are recovering after surviving an explosion at a high school near Indianapolis.
UPDATE: Teen Charged With Morgan Park High School Fireworks IncidentPolice have not said whether he was the same person responsible for a similar fireworks explosion at Morgan Park High School on Tuesday November 13.
Two Metra Workers Injured In Explosion At Grayland Station
Workers Recover After Water Plant ExplosionFire officials said the worker was using a blowtorch to open a sludge tank at the water reclamation plant Thursday when something sparked an enormous tank of methane gas.
Water Treatment Plant Explosion Caused By Blowtorch That Ignited MethaneCrews using a blowtorch in a building that had filled with methane gas set off an explosion at a Far South Side water treatment plant on Thursday, bringing the roof down, trapping two workers and injuring a total of 10, according to Fire Department officials.
Ten Injured In Methane Gas Blast At Water Reclamation PlantTwo were trapped, forcing rescuers to search the rubble.
Ten Workers Injured In Explosion At Far South Side Water Plant; Two Trapped Workers RescuedThree people were trapped after an explosion and collapse at a water treatment facility on the Far South Side.
Arlington Heights Man Killed In Wilmette Harbor ExplosionThe state fire marshal is investigating the cause of the explosion.
One Dead, One Injured In Wilmette Harbor Boat ExplosionA 67-year old man died and his body was recovered Saturday morning.