Unnamed National Grid worker blamed for home explosions in Brentwood, Central Islip

National Grid now faces a $250,000 fine.

National Grid now faces a $250,000 fine. (March 10, 2014 5:57 PM)

A state investigation has found that one National Grid worker was to blame for two separate home explosions on Long Island, one of which injured more than 20 people.

A New York Public Service Commission report found that the worker, who was not identified, failed to properly seal a gas line at a Brentwood home that was undergoing renovations back in 2011. The Fourth Street home was completely...

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