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 - Mississippi. One Dead, Four Hu«t In Gas Plant-...
Mississippi. One Dead, Four Hu«t In Gas Plant- Blast DETROIT, Oct. IS (ff) — An exploson in a compressor station of the Michigan Consolidated Co. at suburban' Melvinda'le early today .cost one life and injured four .other employes. A company spokesman estimated estimated damage a^ between $250,000 and $500,000. Lawence 1C. Richey, vice president' president' and manager of operations for the company, identified the dead man as W. A. Blascak, 26, of Allen Park..He said Blascak was killed instantly. About 15 persons were in and around the building at the.time of the blast,.Richey said. . Two victims were taken to Wayne County General hospital. Joseph Gardynik, 26, of.. Garden City, received back injuries and a fractured wrist and suffered, from shock. The other, William Krentz, 23, of Wyandotte,, was- given first aid 'and released., : . •

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  1. Lubbock Evening Journal,
  2. 18 Oct 1948, Mon,
  3. Page 9

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