An 18-year-old girl and her 27-year-old brother died from trauma, not burns, when a massive bonfire built for her high school graduation party exploded, according to preliminary information from autopsies performed Monday.
The Michigan Supreme Court has ruled that the installers of an electric dryer had no legal duty to warn a metro Detroit woman about an uncapped gas line that eventually caused her house to explode.
A scare today at the Henry Ford Medical Center – New Center One building after a liquid nitrogen canister exploded in a utility room.
Fire officials say a freight train carrying agricultural products derailed Wednesday morning in Columbus, Ohio, causing a fiery explosion and injuring at least two people.
Police in suburban Detroit say a paraplegic man’s leg was blown off as he sat in a wheelchair setting off explosives on the Fourth of July.
DTE Energy Co. says an explosion in a coal bunker at its St. Clair Power Plant left one worker with a minor injury and caused minor damage at the facility.
Arson investigators suspect squatters may be responsible for an explosion on Detroit’s east side Wednesday morning.
Authorities say three men are badly burned following a house explosion and fire in Lansing.
A spokeman for DTE said the blasts knocked out power to about 1,600 homes and businesses in the area, on 18 Mile between Mound Road and Van Dyke.
Extreme testing of a prototype battery said to be part of this morning’s explosion and fire at the GM Tech Center.