Worker Dies In Texas Steel Plant Furnace Explosion

VINTON (October 18, 2010)--El Paso County sheriff's officials say an employee at a steel plant died Monday in a furnace explosion.

Authorities say employees at the Arcelor Mittal plant near Vinton discovered a worker was missing after they heard a loud explosion early Monday morning.

Apolonio Arras, 57, of Anthony was found and taken to the hospital, where he died.

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