Investigation Shows Exploded Boiler Scheduled for Repairs"On Monday, despite the leak and the pending technician visit, Loy-Lange started up the steam generation system," the agency's report said. "It appears that the catastrophic failure occurred near the end of the startup process."
Vacant St. Louis Home Destroyed in ExplosionA vacant home was blown to bits in North St. Louis this morning.
Explosion at Army Ammunition Plant in Missouri Kills 1The 77-year-old plant sits on nearly 4,000 acres and has a governmental staff payroll of $2.9 million.
Faultless CEO Offers Condolences to Victims' FamiliesFaultless Healthcare Linen CEO Mark Spence issues a statement following the death of the fourth person in the boiler explosion.
Local Business Group Starts GoFundMe for Families of ExplosionSons and Daughters of Soulard started a GoFundMe page dedicated to the Faultless Linen victims who were killed this week.
Police ID Two Victims of Boiler ExplosionOfficers say 46-year-old Christopher Watkins and 43-year-old Tonya Gonzalez-Suarez were "new-hires" filling out paperwork at Faultless Healhcare Linen.
St. Louis Reveals No Periodic Boiler Inspections After Monday ExplosionBoiler safety is regulated almost uniformly in most places, with standards that generally include periodic inspections, but not in St. Louis.
Police Release Name of Loy-Lange Explosion VictimSaint Louis police say 59-year-old Kenneth Trentham of Saint Louis was killed at Loy-Lange.
3 Violations Found Since 2014 at Lange Box CompanyA check of previous workplace violations shows there have been three since 2014.
Boiler Explosion Near Soulard Kills 3, Injures 4The boiler exploded inside the Loy-Lange Box Company, 222 Russell Blvd., about 8 a.m., shooting through the roof and landing on top of a person in a nearby building, Faultless Healthcare Linen.
New Town Home Development Planned for Lafayette SquarePulte Homes wants to put sixty-four new units at Chouteau and Missouri in Lafayette Square.
Ill. Man Taken For Observation After Threatening ExplosionA man in rural St. Clair County was taken to a hospital for observation after threatening to blow up his home.