Industrial Safety / Manufacturing News

Explosion at Oregon manufacturing plant injures two workers

By The Columbian

Aug 16, 2019

Authorities say two employees at a manufacturing business in Albany, Oregon were injured in an explosion.

The Statesman Journal reported Albany Fire Department and Tangent Rural Fire District responded to a fire at Selmet Inc. just before 8 a.m. Thursday.

The two injured Selmet employees were taken to Albany General Hospital. Authorities say one was released and the other was flown by helicopter to Legacy Emanuel Medical Center in Portland in critical condition.

To learn more, read "Blast at Albany manufacturing plant injures 2 workers" from The Columbian.

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