2 Canadians indicted in 2012 Montana oil plant explosion
January 26, 2018
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted two Canadians and an oil recycling company on criminal charges including conspiracy and endangerment in an explosion that injured three workers at an eastern Montana oil plant.
Custom Carbon Processing Inc., its president Peter Margiotta and project manager Mark Hurst face charges of conspiracy, endangerment and Clean Air Act violations, according to a redacted copy of the indictment that was unsealed last week.
They could face up to 15 years in prison and a $1 million fine on the most serious charges.
The 2012 explosion near Wibaux...