From a report in thedailyreview.com on 1/29/10:
TUSCARORA TWP. – An accident Thursday at the Mowry natural gas well on Clapper Hill Road sent three people to the hospital and sparked an investigation into how the incident occurred. …Two employees of a contract company at the scene were transported to a local hospital for evaluation and treatment of non-critical injuries, according to the press release. They were later released after treatment. A third contractor, who also suffered non-critical injuries, was later taken the hospital for treatment as well, and remains hospitalized as of 6 p.m. Thursday. … In a press release issued by Chesapeake Energy, the accident occurred at approximately 4:30 a.m., and was caused by equipment failure that occurred during completion work on the well….
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