Boiler explosion injures 2

by Meat&Poultry Staff
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SOUTH FALLSBURG, NY – Two workers were injured after a boiler exploded at a Murray’s Chicken processing facility at around 7 p.m. Nov. 28, according to news reports.

A malfunction filled an industrial boiler with propane, according to the Times Herald-Record of Middletown. The boiler ignited, blowing out a wall and launching pieces of the boiler into the parking lot.

The plant reopened in the morning on Nov. 29 without interruption in plant operation.

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