WTRF.com has learned that one person is dead after an explosion at an oil and gas well site in Bolivar, Ohio.
New Philadelphia Fire Department confirmed the report and were one of the crews that responded to the incident.
It happened early Monday morning. A gas tank was tossed over 100 feet in the accident. Tuscarawas County Sheriff's department continues to investigate. A Bolivar Fire Department lieutenant said to a reporter from CBS affiliate WOIO he had reports that the deceased man had been performing maintenance on a tank, perhaps painting the exterior of it.
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