Area Power Plant Worker Dies Of Injuries From Fiery Blast

A Central Texas power plant worker injured in a fiery explosion has died.

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BRYAN (May 6, 2014) Earle Robinson III, 59, who was injured in a fiery explosion at the Bryan Utilities Plant, has died in a Houston hospital, City of Bryan spokeswoman Gina Florence said Tuesday.

Robinson died Sunday, she said.

He had worked for the utility for more than 13 years, he said.

He and two other workers were injured in the April accident at the plant.

The other two workers were treated and later released from a Bryan hospital.

Investigators are trying to determine what caused the fire at the city-run Atkins plant.


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