Casey Remarks on Explosion in Allentown

WASHINGTON, DC— U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) today released the following statement regarding the gas explosion in Allentown:

“My office has been in contact with federal officials and local officials in Allentown to offer help.  In addition, my Office of Constituent Services is available to assist Allentown families with any issues to ensure that they continue to receive the support they need.  While a full investigation is ongoing, incidents such as these highlight the need to update our aging infrastructure.   My thoughts and prayers are with the families affected by this tragedy. ”