Manufacturing News / Industrial Safety

Explosion reported at North Dakota manufacturing facility

By KFGO, North Dakota

Mar 28, 2019

No injuries were reported following an explosion at a manufacturing facility in Wahpeton.

Richland County Emergency Manager Brett Lambrecht says the explosion happened at Masonite Primeboard at 2441 15th Street North.  Fire Chief Dale Rubish says the explosion blew a portion of the roof off the building.

The call came in at around 2:20 p.m. Wednesday. The cause of the blast will be investigated.

To learn more, read "Explosion damages Wahpeton manufacturing plant" from KFGO, North Dakota.

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