HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The Madison County Sheriff's Office confirmed a man died in an explosion Tuesday at a plant on Maysville Road.
The Madison County Coroner confirms 61-year-old John Osmer of Gurley was pronounced dead following the explosion this morning.
Several agencies are at Giles & Kendall CedarSafe Mill. This is the same business that had a fire on Saturday.
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms responded, along with Huntsville Fire & Rescue, the Madison County Sheriff's Office, Central Volunteer Fire Department.
The Alabama State Fire Marshal is handling the investigation. The incident happened Tuesday just before 8 a.m. No further details have been released on what happened.
This is the same business that had a fire on Saturday. No one was hurt in that incident.
The plant extracts oil from cedar chips for other uses.