web analytics
a

Facebook

Twitter

Copyright 2015 Libero Themes.
All Rights Reserved.

8:30 - 6:00

Our Office Hours Mon. - Fri.

703-406-7616

Call For Free 15/M Consultation

Facebook

Twitter

Search
Menu
Westlake Legal Group > article  > Virginia gas station explosion: death toll rises to 3, 4 more injured

Virginia gas station explosion: death toll rises to 3, 4 more injured

The death toll after a fatal explosion at a Virginia gas station has risen as police on Saturday recovered a total of three bodies.

The Virginia State Police confirmed that the remains of three individuals were unearthed from the debris left behind at the South River Market & Gas Station in Buena Vista, Va., after a fatal explosion and fire Friday morning injured several more.

SECOND DEATH REPORTED AFTER CHICAGO-AREA PLANT EXPLOSION

According to police, the Rockbridge County Sheriff’s Office and Fire-Rescue and Emergency Management responded to reports of an explosion at the gas station at around 9:30 a.m.

Westlake Legal Group vaexplosion Virginia gas station explosion: death toll rises to 3, 4 more injured Paulina Dedaj fox-news/us/us-regions/southeast/virginia fox news fnc/us fnc d5a52b7a-f177-5e43-8f6e-5d8940a7a619 article

The explosion at the South River Market several miles north of Buena Vista. (Virginia State Police)

Four unidentified adults were transported to the Carilion Stonewall Jackson Hospital in Lexington City for treatment. Their immediate condition was unknown.

The initial investigation had the death toll at two but as the investigation carried into Saturday, authorities recovered the remains of a third individual.

CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP

The remains were taken to the medical examiner in Roanoke where an autopsy will be conducted. A positive identification could take several days, police said.

State police said that while in the investigation is ongoing, “the incident does not appear suspicious in nature.”

Westlake Legal Group vaexplosion Virginia gas station explosion: death toll rises to 3, 4 more injured Paulina Dedaj fox-news/us/us-regions/southeast/virginia fox news fnc/us fnc d5a52b7a-f177-5e43-8f6e-5d8940a7a619 article   Westlake Legal Group vaexplosion Virginia gas station explosion: death toll rises to 3, 4 more injured Paulina Dedaj fox-news/us/us-regions/southeast/virginia fox news fnc/us fnc d5a52b7a-f177-5e43-8f6e-5d8940a7a619 article

Real Estate, and Personal Injury Lawyers. Contact us at: https://westlakelegal.com 

Admin