Transportation Safety Board announced Tuesday its intention to hold a board
meeting, March 12, 2019, 9:30 a.m. (EST), to determine the probable cause of
10, 2016, natural gas explosion and fire in Silver Spring, Maryland.
killed seven people, 65 civilians were transported to area hospitals and three
firefighters suffered minor injuries.
Parties to the
investigation include the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety
Administration, the Maryland Public Service Commission, Montgomery County Fire
and Rescue Service, Montgomery County Department of Police and Washington Gas.
Investigative staff and Board Members.
open to the public board meeting to determine probable cause of the Aug. 10,
2016, natural gas explosion and fire in Silver Spring, Maryland.
Boardroom and Conference Center, 420 10th St., SW, Washington.
12, 2019, 9:30 a.m. (EST).
HOW: Media covering the meeting in person
are asked to be in place not later than 9:15 a.m. on the day of the event. The
public meeting will also be webcast. A link for the webcast will be available
at http://ntsb.windrosemedia.com/ shortly before
the start of the meeting