Industrial Safety

21 injured after explosion at Texas chemical plant

By Houston Public Media

May 21, 2018

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Nearly two dozen people were hurt when a malfunctioning valve caused an explosion and fire at a chemical plant in Pasadena, TX, early Saturday.

The La Porte Police Department at the scene confirmed 21 people were hurt in total at Kuraray America Eval's facility at Bay Area Boulevard and Choate.

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