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Survivors upset at sentence of man in fatal blast

Steven McComsey was sentenced to 1 to 3 years in state prison on Thursday in Washington County Court in the deaths of six people and injuries to five others in an explosion at a house in Salem.
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Steven McComsey was sentenced to 1 to 3 years in state prison on Thursday in Washington County Court in the deaths of six people and injuries to five others in an explosion at a house in Salem.
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The survivors of a house explosion last year were not satisfied by Thursday's sentencing of the man held responsible for the resulting six deaths. Steven McComsey, 34, was sentenced to 1 to 3 years in prison in connection with the July 13, 2011, explosion in Salem. While he has denied responsibility for the deadly blast, McComsey pleaded no contest last month to one count of criminally negligent homicide as part of an Alford deal. Under ...

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