Firestone Gas Explosion Penalty Announced: Energy Company Faces $18M FineThe Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Committee on Thursday announced a penalty of $18.25 million for the gas explosion that killed two people and injured two others when it destroyed a house in Firestone.
Colorado Considers New Pipeline Rules After Deadly Home Explosion In FirestoneA survivor of a deadly home explosion caused by a leaking and abandoned underground gas pipeline urged Colorado regulators Thursday to verify that energy firms who say they've complied with rules actually do so.
NTSB Firestone Home Explosion Report Criticizes Decision To Build Near Gas PipelinesThe National Transportation Safety Board's final report on the home explosion in Firestone that killed two men includes criticism for local entities that allowed homes to be built close to oil and gas pipelines.
Oil & Gas Debate Takes Center Stage At State Legislative SessionAn estimated 500 people showed up at the State Capitol to testify on a bill that makes sweeping changes to oil and gas regulations in Colorado.
State Lawmakers Propose Biggest Change In Oil And Gas Regulation In 60 YearsState lawmakers call it the biggest change in oil and gas regulation in Colorado in more than 60 years. A Firestone woman who lost her husband and brother in an explosion caused by a leaking flow line is backing the legislation.
'I Remember Being Blown Into The Air': Erin Martinez Describes Firestone Home Explosion, Calls For Oil & Gas ChangesIn her first public comments since being injured in the Firestone explosion that killed her husband and another man, Erin Martinez says she supports changes to Colorado's oil and gas industry rules.
Anadarko Settles With Firestone Explosion FamiliesAnadarko Petroleum Corporation says it has come to an agreement with the Martinez and Irwin families in Firestone.
'Huge Loss': Firestone Honors Victims Of House ExplosionTuesday marks a year since a deadly home explosion in Firestone claimed the lives of two men.
Site Of Deadly Explosion Could Be New Neighborhood ParkThe site of a deadly home explosion in Firestone could soon become a neighborhood park.
Timeline Of Fatal Gas Explosion At House In FirestoneA sudden violent and fatal house explosion in Firestone in April 2017 prompted statewide action related to gas wells by oil and gas officials and Colorado lawmakers including Gov. John Hickenlooper.
Detecting Gas Leaks At Home After Deadly ExplosionNew details have revealed what caused a home to explode in Firestone, killing two and leaving another critically injured.
Family Reacts To Deadly Home Explosion InvestigationThe families of the victims in the home explosion in Firestone say the investigation into last month's blast reflects what they believed all along-- that it was not caused by the men working in the home at the time.
Neighbors Scared, Want To Move After Oil & Gas Activity Linked To Deadly Home ExplosionAs fire officials released for the first time on Tuesday the findings of their investigation into what caused a deadly explosion in Firestone last month, Fran Hoylman rushed home from work.
'Fugitive Gas' Leaked From Pipeline Caused Deadly House ExplosionFirefighters discussed their investigation into a fatal house explosion near a gas well in Colorado on Tuesday afternoon.
Students Hold Fundraiser For Teacher Who Survived House ExplosionHundreds of students at Mountain Range High School came together after school Friday to raise money for Erin Martinez, a physics and chemistry teacher who survived a deadly explosion at her Firestone home last week.