PA - Two Die in Home Explosion - Luzerne County - Friday, 17 May 2019

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  1. Richrd

    Richrd Five Year Member

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    Pennsylvania -
    Dorrance Township, Luzerne County -
    Two Die in Dwelling Explosion -
    Friday, 17 May 2019 -

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    Mountain Top, Luzerne County is in North-Eastern, PA
    Day One

    1)) Times Leader:

    Two dead, one injured in Alberdeen Road explosion | Times Leader

    2B)) Google™ Supplements & Updates:

    Explosion - Alberdeen Rd., Mountain Top, PA - Google Search
    (Injured: Nathan E. Hedgepeth, 20)

    3)) Property Records:
    Hedgepeth - 2165 Alberdeen Rd., Mountain Top, PA - Google Search
    Eugene W. Hedgepeth, 77
    &
    Esther R. Hedgepeth, 66


    Our Support To All Involved.

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    MOTORUNNER My echo, My shadow, and Me

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    How sad. RIP :(
     
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    kirkassoc Well-Known Member

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    It will be interesting to find out what caused such an horrific explosion. Bottled gas? Was this a mobile home?

    Mom and Dad both deceased. Must have blown the son right out of the house. That was lucky.
     
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  4. Richrd

    Richrd Five Year Member

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    Deceased Couple Identified

    Pennsylvania
    Dorrance Township, Luzerne County
    Two Die in Dwelling Explosion
    Friday, 17 May 2019

    Eugene W. "Gene" Hedgepeth, 77
    &
    Esther (Rupp) Hedgepeth, 66

    Historically:
    Causes of Death :: Multiple Trauma
    Manners of Death :: Accidental

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    Mountain Top, Luzerne County is in North-Eastern, PA
    Day One

    4)) WOLF FOX-56:

    UPDATE: Two died and one escaped in Dorrance Township house explosion; victims identified
    (Injured Son: Nathan E. Hedgepeth, 20)

    5)) Google™ Supplements & Updates:

    Explosion - Alberdeen Rd., Mountain Top, PA - Google Search
    (Propane Gas a Possibility)

    6)) Dorrance Township Volunteer Fire Company:
    Dorrance Township Volunteer Fire Department

    Our Support To All Involved.
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  5. MimosaMornings

    MimosaMornings Well- Known Member

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    Oh no! What in the world caused the explosion! How terrible :(
     
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