Shippingport Power Plant Accident Kills Kevin Bachner and John Gorchock and Hurts 4

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September 3, 2017

Kevin Bachner, 34, and John Gorchock, 42, Dead, 4 Injured at Pennsylvania Power Plant in Shippingport

Shippingport Power Plant Accident Kills Kevin Bachner and John Gorchock and Hurts 4 Shippingport, Pennsylvania (September 3, 2017) – Two contractors who inhaled toxic fumes at a Pennsylvania power plant died and four others were hospitalized in Beaver County, according to authorities. The fatal incident occurred on Wednesday, August 30, in Shippingport, about 56 Kilometers northwest of Pittsburgh at the Bruce Mansfield Power Station. According to police, the contractors were in a confined, well-type area at the Bruce Mansfield Power Station after hydrogen sulfide gas was released. Kevin Bachner, 34, and John Gorchock, 42, were killed for they could not […]