- Associated Press - Thursday, November 6, 2014

LAPEER, Mich. (AP) - An explosion that killed one man and injured two others may have occurred during the testing of a prototype fuel tank.

MLive.com reports (https://bit.ly/1z3ekYF ) Thursday that a preliminary investigation shows the tank appears to have failed a pressure test and exploded Tuesday afternoon in a workshop at Lapeer Industries in Lapeer.

Killed was 34-year-old Bradley Davis of Millington. Davis worked for Lapeer Industries. Another employee and a customer were hurt.

The newspaper reports that Lapeer Industries makes materials for automotive and military uses.

The Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the explosion.


Information from: The Saginaw News, https://www.mlive.com/saginaw

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