An oil field chemical supply company in Conroe, Texas (40 miles north of Houston) suddenly experienced a series of explosions last week that remain a relative mystery. DrillChem said no one was in the plant at the time of the explosions. Authorities said they knew of no one who was injured in the explosions or the blaze that erupted at about 4:30 PM. Firefighters took about two hours to bring the fire under control and residents up to 2 miles from the site were told to remain indoors for several hours. The EPA has been notified of possible toxic pollutants but a cause of the explosions has not been released.
Read more via Insurance Journal here.