Explosion in USA on August 24 2019 04:57 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Safety General emergency and public safety
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Extreme Extraordinary threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number EX-20190824-69329-USA
Event type Explosion
Date/Time August 24 2019 04:57 AM (UTC)
Last update August 24 2019 04:59 AM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level High Damage level
Affected area Local event : The affected area up to a few kilometers

Geographic information

Continent North-America
Country USA
County / State State of West Virginia
Area Wharncliffe, Mingo County
Settlement
Coordinate 37.56, -81.97
Open Location Code: 869WH24M+5P   Jump here

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 0
Injured person(s) 3
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0