Man Injured In Gas Line Explosion Dies - WLNS TV 6 Lansing - Jackson | Your Local News Leader

Man Injured In Gas Line Explosion Dies

The man who was injured after his truck triggered as gas line explosion has died.

Greg Peacock, a 32-year-old from Clare County, died from his injuries at the University of Michigan Hospital, according to the Blackman-Leoni Township Public Safety Department.

Police believe Peacock triggered the explosion at the West Bay well on June 12th. That's near Dorrell and Portage Roads in Leoni Township.

Peacock told officers he hit a natural gas line with his vehicle and got out to try and shut off the valve. The explosion shook homes in the area.

Peacock worked for B & H Trucking, which is based in Mount Pleasant.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WLNS. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Click Here to link to the FCC's public inspection file for WLNS-TV and Here to view the WLAJ-TV file. Persons with Disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's FCC public inspection file should contact: Teresa Morton- Program Director for WLNS and WLAJ at 517-372-8282. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or