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Workers Claim KMCO Knew of Valve Leak Before Fatal Fire

Three contractors who worked at the KMCO plant in Crosby, TX when a chemical fire claimed the life of one and injured ten others say that the company knew about a valve leak before the deadly accident occurred on April 2.

"KMCO is working in close cooperation with the Fire Marshal, federal Chemical Safety Board and OSHA investigators to determine the accurate timeline and cause of last week's tragic incident," John C. Foley, president and CEO of KMCO, said in a written statement.

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