Blast Rocks Wallingford Building; One Worker Injured

Wallingford Police say seven people were inside a commercial building when there was an explosion early Thursday.



Cheshire High School Gym Rocked by Blast

Homemade explosive device detonates in gymnasium


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Small Explosion In Lab At Health Center

Two people were treated in the emergency room at Dempsey Hospital after a small explosion at the University of Connecticut Health Center this afternoon.



Police: Explosion Was A Suicide Attempt

West Hartford Police say a 72-year-old man was taken to the hospital for evaluation after he tried to take his own life by blowing up his vehicle Wednesday morning behind a business on Chelton Avenue.


Explosion at Stafford Springs Restaurant

Fire officials remain on the scene after an overnight explosion and fire at a Stafford Springs restaurant.


The Covanta plant in Bristol in 2011.  There were minor injuries in that year, when a high-pressure steam tube ruptured. The plant now faces $80,100 in unrelated federal safety fines. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Blast At Bristol Trash-To-Energy Plant

Firefighters have responded to a report of an explosion at the trash-to-energy plant in Bristol.


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Employees At Kleen Energy Site Mark Anniversary Of Fatal Blast

Employees of contractors rebuilding a Connecticut power plant are marking the first anniversary of an explosion that killed six of their colleagues and injured about 50 others.


Discarded Propane Cannister Causes Explosion at Trash-to-Energy Plant

Authorities were called to an explosion this morning at the Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority’s trash-to-energy plant on Maxim Road in Hartford.  Officials say describe the explosion as a minor one, caused by a discarded propane […]


Kleen Energy to Pay Millions in Delay Costs After Explosion

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Kleen Energy Systems has agreed to pay millions of dollars in damages for costs associated with delayed production at its Middletown power plant, seriously damaged in a deadly gas explosion in […]