20 September 2019

Major Brian Shortall
Troop C Commander


One man is deceased after an industrial accident at a Speedway on Front Street in the town of Dickinson. He has been identified as Arthur M. Hines, age 57 of Syracuse, NY. 
New York State Police at Binghamton and emergency personnel were dispatched to 704 Front Street in the town of Dickinson at approximately 1:41 p.m., Friday, September 20, 2019 for a report of an explosion. 
An investigation revealed that a male working for the Syracuse affiliate of Environmental Product and Services of Vermont was inside an underground tank, cleaning it when an explosion occurred. 
Several agencies are on scene at this time and OSHA is in route to conduct their investigation. 


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