Governor Josh Shapiro Visits Site of Explosion in West Reading, Pledges Continued Support and Commonwealth Resources in Ongoing Recovery Efforts

Governor deployed the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) and the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) to support emergency response, search...

March 26, 2023
4:32 PM

Governor deployed the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) and the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) to support emergency response, search and rescue efforts. Governor Shapiro at the site of the RM Palmer Company. Governor Shapiro meeting with West Reading Mayor Samantha Kaag at West Reading Borough Hall. West Reading, PA – Today, Governor Josh Shapiro and PEMA Director Randy Padfield visited the site of the explosion that took place yesterday evening at the RM Palmer Company in West Reading, Pennsylvania.