Granite City Explosion at Amsted Rail

Injured Workers in Explosion at Granite City American Steel Granite City Explosion

At least 10 people have been injured in an explosion at Amsted Rail in Granite City, Illinois this morning. Several ambulances and Medevac helicopters were at the site of the incident to transport the victims to St. Louis hospitals.

While as of this morning the details are still sketchy, there was apparently some sort of explosion in the cleaning and finishing department of the facility. There has not been an official statement made yet, however, there seems to be no report of a fire. Some reports suggest that some gas ignited, causing an explosion that injured several. Some are reported to have suffered burns, while others are said to have inhalation burns.

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Every year, people in the United States are burned or killed in gas explosions. Each year, these types of incidents happen in the workplace for a wide range of reasons. Often these types of injuries leave workers unable to return to work for a period of time and can lead to many medical and personal expenses.

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