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Petroxychem Plant Explosion Kills 1, Injures 3

The Petroxychem plant explosion in Pasadena killed 1 worker and injured 3 others on Saturday, according to ABC13.

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The blast occurred at approximately 12:30 p.m.

Plant employees and contractors were reportedly conducting a “routine function” when the contractor’s equipment is alleged to have ignited.

Police on the scene stated that an unspecified rupture caused a spill and exposed at least 2 workers to the unidentified hazardous materials.

The investigation remains ongoing, stay tuned for updates as they become available.