Explosion at Gas Plant in Pecos, Texas Kills Two

by | Oct 11, 2023 | Industrial Accident, Wrongful Death

There was an explosion at a gas plant in Pecos, Texas on October 7, 2023.  According to reports, there was an explosion at Axis Transport.  Two victims from Starr County were killed in the explosion: Reynaldo Garcia and Angel Alaffa.  The cause of the explosion is under investigation at this time.

There have been a number of incidents at industrial and manufacturing plants.  There was an explosion at the Union Pacific Bailey Yard in North Platte, Nebraska on September 14, 2023.  There was a deadly forklift accident in Burlington, Iowa on September 15, 2023.  There was a deadly accident at an oilfield site near Wayne, Oklahoma on September 20, 2023.  A worker was killed in a mining accident in Hollsopple, Pennsylvania on October 2, 2023.

Refineries and industrial facilities can pose significant dangers both to workers and to the general public.  When dangerous work is involved, extra precautions must be taken, especially when fires and explosions can occur.  Equipment must be properly inspected and maintained to ensure that accidents do not occur and that hardworking Americans are not hurt.

Those touched by an industrial accident should know their legal rights and remedies, and act quickly to preserve them. Our attorneys have extensive experience in cases involving industrial and plant personal injury and wrongful death, including those caused by equipment malfunctioning.  The firm has experience in courts across the country and the skills needed to represent the families of loved ones who have lost their lives or as a result of an explosion, or been seriously injured.

The experienced attorneys at Spagnoletti Law Firm can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was a victim of an accident at a plant or refinery.  Please contact us online or call 713-804-9306 or to learn more about your legal rights.