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Worker killed in explosion identified


Savannah Fire and Emergency Services investigators have identified the victim in yesterday's fire at Colonial Oil Industries as 24-year-old Craig Reilly of Pooler.

Reilly died as the result of an explosion and fire at the company's port facility that occured during the filling of a tanker truck with a highly-flamable chemical used in gasoline.

Two others were injured. The company vice president said this is their first major accident since the company was founded in 1921.

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