January, 2021

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202129JanAll DayWendland 1H Well Explosion 2020Chesapeake Energy Burleson County (US-TX) Origin: CSB Industry:Onshore Oil & GasCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWNIncident:EXPLOSIONHazard:FlammableCause:UNKNOWNImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Consequence:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Methane

Summary

On Wednesday, January 29, 2020, a gas well explosion fatally injured three contractors. The gas well was operated by Chesapeake Energy.


Image credit: CSB

Origin

CSBUS Chemical Safety Board

Time

Fri 29 Jan 2021 - Fri 29 Jan 2021

Location

Chesapeake Energy

FM 60 Caldwell, TX 77836

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