At least three people are dead and four more injured Monday morning after a boiler explosion in St. Louis, Missouri, at a box company near Soulard.
The explosion happened just before 8am at Loy-Lange Box Company, on 222 Russell Boulevard.
Boiler explosion kills 3, critically injured 2, & 2 seriously injured @ Loy-Lange Box Co. just south of downtown STL pic.twitter.com/iMrX7d13oB
— Steve Gurley (@SteveGurleySTL) April 3, 2017
Three fatalities have been confirmed. Two people are in critical condition, while two others are seriously injured.
3 fatalities in boiler explosion that damaged 3 industrial bldgs in Soulard part of St Louis , accd to Stl fire Chief Dennis Jenkerson pic.twitter.com/UgrII29Aw9
— Pat McGonigle KSDK (@PatMcGonigleNBC) April 3, 2017
Fox News Reports:
Bommarito Automotive SkyFOX Helicopter is over the scene.
Jenkerson says it’s unclear if anyone was working on the boiler at the time.