Smoke can be seen from the Marathon Detroit Refinery. (Credit/WWJ Tipster Jan)

Police Give ‘All Clear’ After Mandatory Evacuation Due To Explosion At Marathon Refinery

Marathon Detroit Refinery told WWJ that they were trying to get the situation under control but could not comment further.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2013

Police: Possible Meth Lab Blast Damages Apartments

Police say a suspected methamphetamine lab explosion at a Flint apartment complex has damaged the building and prompted an evacuation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2013

(credit: WBZ-TV)

Several Hurt In Explosions At Boston Marathon Finish Line

Several people have been hurt in two explosions near the Boston Marathon finish line.


Scene around the Beachwood Apt Fire (Credit/Adam Jankowski)

4 Burned, 5 Suspected In Pot Plant Explosion

Four people were injured in a suspicious explosion at a Harrison Township apartment complex over the weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2013

An aerial view of the house that exploded on Cooper Street in Royal Oak. (WWJ Photo/Bill Szumanski)

Consumers Energy Halts Projects Statewide After Deadly Explosion

Consumers Energy says it has halted projects throughout Michigan that involve the same drilling method used before a house explosion that killed a 58-year-old Royal Oak man.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2013

An aerial view of the house that exploded on Cooper Street in Royal Oak. (WWJ Photo/Bill Szumanski)

Attorney: Utility 1 Inch Away From Second Explosion In Royal Oak

A Farmington Hills attorney says last week’s house explosion in Royal Oak came close to becoming a much larger disaster.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2013

All that remains the day after a home exploded in Royal Oak. A 58-year-old man was killed in the incident. A cause of the explosion wasn't immediately identified.  (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Feds Investigate Cause Of Fatal Royal Oak House Explosion

Federal authorities have joined the investigating into the cause of an explosion that leveled a Royal Oak home, killing a man and damaging other houses and businesses in the neighborhood.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2013

Southfield Man Injured In Car Explosion

Southfield Fire officials received multiple calls about the blast in the area of 9 Mile Road and Beech

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/03/2013

WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey

Detroit Business Destroyed By Explosion, Fire

A fledgling small business in Detroit is destroyed by fire, leaving its employees without jobs just weeks away from Christmas.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2012

House Explosion Rocks West Side Detroit Neighborhood

The blast took out the back of the house, the front walls, a side wall, and caused some minor damage to a neighboring house.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/03/2012