Explosion reported at dehy plant north of Daniel
by Pinedale Online!
December 5, 2016
Explosion incident update, Monday, Dec. 5, 2:40PM: There were no reported injuries in the explosion at the natural gas dehy plant located approximately 10 miles north of Daniel on US 189/191. All gas lines have been closed off. The fire was quickly extinguished. The road is open, but drivers are cautioned that the roads are very slippery and it is snowing, reducing visibility. Please drive with caution. No further information at this time on cause or damage.
TRAFFIC ADVISORY, Monday, Dec. 5, 1:09PM: The fire is out. No injuries reported. The incident is at milepost 128. Natural gas was released initially, but that has been shut down. Traffic is now being allowed to pass by. Roads are reported to be extremely slippery. Please drive with caution through the area.
TRAFFIC ADVISORY, Monday, Dec. 5, 1:00PM: An explosion has been reported at a dehy plant 10 miles north of Daniel Junction on US 189/191 south of the Rim. Natural gas is being released. Emergency services are enroute. Traffic is being stopped at Daniel Junction. Roads are reported to be extremely slippery.