The owner of a Colebrook plant that exploded in 2010 faces criminal charges. NHPR’s Chris Jensen reports.
Coos County Attorney Robert Mekeel says a grand jury has indicted Craig Sanborn the owner of the Black Mag plant in Colebrook.
He faces manslaughter and negligent homicide charges for an explosion that killed Jesse Kennett and Donald Kendall.
A third man was badly injured.
The indictments came down late Friday.
Occupational Safety and Health Administration officials have said they were not aware of the plant before the explosion.