Posted: Thursday, October 31st 2013 at 11:47am
Woman killed in blast at Ga. manufacturing plant
By The Associated Press
ROCKMART, Ga. (AP) Authorities are investigating a deadly explosion at a manufacturing plant in the northwest Georgia town of Rockmart.
Polk County Coroner Lester Litesey III tells The Associated Press that 56-year-old Elaine Davidson of Rockmart died in the blast.
It happened shortly after 8 a.m. Thursday at the Meggit Polymers and Composites plant in the town about 45 miles northwest of Atlanta.
Litesey said the explosion involved a boiler, and there were no other deaths or injuries associated with the incident.
Few other details were immediately available late Thursday morning.
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