Accident Description

Accident: ConAgra Natural Gas Explosion and Ammonia Release

Location: Location: Garner, NC

Accident Occurred On: 06/09/2009 | Final Report Released On: 02/04/2010

Accident Type: Flammable Vapor

Investigation Status: Completed.

On the afternoon of June 9, 2009, 4 workers were fatally injured and dozens of others were injured when an explosion occurred at the ConAgra Foods facility in Garner, North Carolina.