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Man transported after explosion on boat near Key Biscayne

Key Biscayne, FL – Four individuals were able to escape after a small explosion went off on their boat near Key Biscayne. City of Miami Fire Rescue crews responded to the scene near the Marathon fueling station on the Rickenbacker Causeway at approximately 8:50 a.m.,...

Boat fire leaves one injured on Monday

Alton, IL - A bilge pump is being cited as the possible cause of a boat fire Monday in Alton.Around 5:30 p.m. Monday, the Alton Fire Department responed to a Bayliner boat on fire at the public launch area of the Alton Marina. Alton Fire Chief Jesse Jemison said he...

1 dead, 6 rescued after gas explosion levels Baltimore homes

Baltimore, MD -- A natural gas explosion destroyed three row houses in Baltimore on Monday, killing a woman and trapping other people in the wreckage. At least six people were seriously injured, and firefighters were searching for more survivors. Dozens of...

Man critically injured when explosion rocks Iowa house

Cedar Rapids, IA  — Authorities say a man has suffered life-threatening injuries in an explosion at a home just outside the Cedar Rapids city limits. The Linn County Sheriff's Office says the explosion occurred around 2 p.m. Thursday as 24-year-old Joshua Thomas, of...

2 family members found dead from carbon monoxide exposure

Lake Lanier, GA - The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office has identified the men who suffered from carbon monoxide exposure at Lake Lanier on Saturday. The two men who died from carbon monoxide exposure have been identified as Scott Landeck, 22, and Brian Landeck, 31,...

One man critically hurt in Linn County explosion

Linn County, IA - One person was critically hurt in a house explosion just outside of Cedar Rapids in Linn County Thursday afternoon. Sheriff Brian Gardner said the man in his 20s was taken by helicopter to a hospital with life-threatening injuries from the explosion...

Propane tank explosion in Emporia sends at least 2 people to hospital

Emporia, VA  - A propane tank explosion in Emporia sent at least two people to the hospital Wednesday night. Emporia Police say the explosion happened around 6:25 p.m. at Pino’s Pizza on West Atlantic Street, and they believe it was caused by a gas leak. The fire...

A Generator’s Carbon Monoxide Sickens South Brunswick Woman, Girl

South Brunswick, NJ — Generators. They're the savior of many a suburban home, especially in the aftermath of storms such as Isaias, when hundreds of thousands of New Jersey residents are still without power as of Wednesday. But generators can be extremely dangerous...

3 people injured in Wyoming food truck explosion

Afton, WY – Authorities are investigating a food truck explosion in Afton, Wyoming. Afton Police Chief Jason Romberg told SVI News the Cowboy Cookin’ food trailer at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds caught fire around 8:30 a.m. Monday. “We received word of an...