Issue Date: August 25, 2014 | Web Date: August 22, 2014
Feds End Probe Of Tesoro Blast
No one will face criminal charges in connection with the April 2010 refinery explosion and fireball that engulfed and killed seven Tesoro workers in Anacortes, Wash., the U.S. Justice Department says.
Shortly after the accident, prosecutors and criminal investigators launched an inquiry to determine whether federal environmental and worker safety statutes and regulations were violated.
“This tragedy demanded careful and thorough investigation,” says U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan. “I . . .
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