Department of Public Safety officials say the 50-year-old DTE employee was found Tuesday slumped over in a 5-foot hole with gas rapidly escaping from a ruptured pipe.
A massive home explosion shook a neighborhood in Warren Friday afternoon.
Lawmakers are considering plans that could spur major upgrades to the nation’s aging energy pipelines, driven by a string of recent oil spills, deadly natural gas blasts and what they call federal regulators’ inaction.
A busy section of Novi has been evacuated, as utility crews worked to cap a ruptured gas line.
Environmental experts say an Ingham County gasoline leak shouldn’t harm residents’ drinking water.
A gasoline leak in mid-Michigan is anywhere from two to four times as large as first reported, according to new estimates provided by Marathon Pipe Line LLC.
Marathon Pipe Line LLC now says as much as 462,000 gallons of gasoline might have leaked from a faulty pipeline in mid-Michigan.
New details are expected Thursday afternoon on what caused an explosion that destroyed a Warren business earlier this month.
State environmental quality officials are reviewing Marathon Pipe Line’s plan for sucking up 126,000 gallons of gas spilled in mid-Michigan as the company continues to investigate the situation.
Nearby businesses were irreparably harmed from the impact of an explosion that destroyed an industrial laundry facility in Warren.