An explosion about 2 p.m. Thursday at GBW Rail Services, 15624 258th Road, southwest of Atchison, Kan., sent six workers to the hospital. Fire and medical responders told officials that a rail car, possibly containing gasoline, exploded. The force of the blast was evident by panels blown from the building.
An explosion about 2 p.m. Thursday at GBW Rail Services, 15624 258th Road, southwest of Atchison, Kan., sent six workers to the hospital. Fire and medical responders told officials that a rail car, possibly containing gasoline, exploded. The force of the blast was evident by panels blown from the building. Keith Myers The Kansas City Star
An explosion about 2 p.m. Thursday at GBW Rail Services, 15624 258th Road, southwest of Atchison, Kan., sent six workers to the hospital. Fire and medical responders told officials that a rail car, possibly containing gasoline, exploded. The force of the blast was evident by panels blown from the building. Keith Myers The Kansas City Star

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December 11, 2014 03:54 PM