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Vienna Fire Department
Vienna Fire Department
August 16, 2019 - 1:33 pm
MARIES COUNTY, Mo. (KMOX/AP) — Six firefighters of the Vienna Fire Department are being treated at local hospitals for moderate to severe burns and cuts from flying debris after responding to a house fire where there was an explosion. The Maries County Sheriffs Office and the Vienna FD are...
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August 01, 2019 - 9:52 am
JUNCTION CITY, Ky. (AP) — A regional gas pipeline ruptured early Thursday in Kentucky, causing a massive explosion that killed one person, hospitalized five others, destroyed railroad tracks and forced the evacuation of a nearby mobile home park, authorities said. Officials say 5-7 people are still...
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July 28, 2019 - 5:10 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) -- No one was injured but St. Louis Firefighters were busy after an apparent explosion sparked a two alarm fire in the Ville early Sunday afternoon. It happened in the 4300 block of Cottage -- the apartment building was occupied but no one was injured. It eventually escalated to a...
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March 18, 2019 - 3:28 pm
NASA officials say a huge meteor exploded in the Earth's atmosphere with the force of 10 atomic bombs — and it happened just a few miles from the Earth's surface. The meteor, which measured several meters across, exploded over the Bering Sea back in December, about 15 miles above Russia. The blast...
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March 04, 2019 - 7:48 am
MEXICO, Mo. (AP) — Officials are investigating the cause of a gas pipeline explosion during the weekend in central Missouri. The pipeline owned by Dallas-based Panhandle Eastern Pipeline ruptured Sunday morning along Missouri 15 about 1 mile (1.61 kilometer) north of Mexico in Audrain County...
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Brad Choat
February 11, 2019 - 7:36 am
ROXANA, Ill. (KMOX) — A large fireball shot up from the Phillips 66 Wood River Refinery and the explosion rattled the surrounding community. It happened at about 4:30 p.m. Sunday. A Phillips 66 spokeswoman tells KMOX News the fire was quickly extinguished by the plant's own emergency response team...
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January 18, 2019 - 6:53 am
MANBIJ, Syria (KMOX) — A civilian worker from St. Louis was one of four people who died in a Syrian bombing Wednesday. Scott Wirtz with the Department of Defense was killed in the explosion in Manbij. The blast was caused by a suicide bomber believed to be with ISIS. At least 10 others were also...
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November 28, 2018 - 10:23 am
12:34 p.m. update: The intersection has re-opened. The man injured is in stable condition. Investigators with Bomb & Arson are calling it an "accidental injury". An explosion has closed the intersection of South Broadway and Osage in south St. Louis. Due to an explosion, the area of S Broadway...
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KMOX
September 10, 2018 - 7:14 am
The blast levelled the home in the 3700 block of Clearview Drive and shook homes blocks away.
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KMOX/Brian Kelly
September 04, 2018 - 7:05 am
Assistant Fire Chief John Schneider says when firefighters got there flames had engulfed both floors on three sides of the home.
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