Explosion Causes Power Outage
18-year-old Ryan Beman was nearly killed in an explosion that knocked out power to 2,637 Laramie customers today.
Beman was performing maintenance on the hydraulics of an Ingersoll-Rand VR-638 lift at A-1 Rental.  At 1:29 p.m., he tested the lift by raising the forks, and inadvertently contacted…