Accident Description

Accident: Pryor Trust Fatal Gas Well Blowout and Fire

Location: Location: Pittsburg County, OK

Accident Occurred On: 01/22/2018 | Final Report Released On: 06/12/2019

Accident Type: Explosion and Fire

Investigation Status: The CSB's final report was released at a news conference in Oklahoma City, OK, on June 12, 2019.

During drilling operations at a gas well in Pittsburg County Oklahoma, a large explosion fatally injured five workers.