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Twin Falls Man Injured by Explosion
A 60-year-old Twin Falls man is in a Utah burn hospital after a pickup truck exploded earlier today. According to the Twin Falls County Sheriff's Office Bryan Silvester was taken by air ambulance to the University of Utah Burn Unit a little after 10:22 this morning
State Legislator’s Wife Out of Hospital After Explosion
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) — The wife of a southern Idaho lawmaker who was injured in an explosion at their home has been released from a Salt Lake City hospital but is still undergoing treatment for burns. Amy Wood, the wife of Rep. Fred Wood, suffered second-degree burns on her arms and neck in …
Deadly Mixture Caused Burley Explosion
BURLEY, Idaho (AP) — Fire officials suspect a dangerous mixture of cleaning solvent, dirty rags and high explosives likely led to an explosion that sent the wife of a southern Idaho legislator to the hospital with second-degree burns. Amy Wood is listed in good condition Tuesday at the Univers…
Painter Dies from Explosion Burns
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A 58-year-old Greenleaf man has died of injuries suffered after an explosion and fire in a van he was riding in in Caldwell. The Idaho State Police says Jose L. Gonzalez died early Thursday in Salt Lake City, where he had been hospitalized since the Aug...
Man Burned In Gas Tank Explosion
TWIN FALLS -(AP)- Authorities say a south-central Idaho man who was seriously injured in a gas tank explosion is being treated at a Utah burn center. The Twin Falls County Sheriff's Office says 36-year-old Fred Cronmiller was demolishing an old vehicle early Wednesday when accidentally he c…