Pennsylvania: Plant Explosion in Mercer County, Injuries Reported

By Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.
August 19, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

A plant in Mercer County, Pennsylvania, exploded on Monday, leaving several people injured.

CBS Pittsburgh reported that the blast took place around 5:45 p.m. on Monday in Reynolds Industrial Park on Crestview Drive in Pymatuning Township.

It said that a propane tank blew up.

Sources to CBS that a coroner was called to the plant, but it is not yet clear if there were any deaths.

This is a breaking news story; check back for details.

Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.