Name of Man Killed in Bainbridge Explosion Released

Christopher Coker
Posted at 10:59 AM, Aug 20, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-24 15:01:27-04

BAINBRIDGE, GA (WTXL) - Authorities have released the name of the man killed in the Bainbridge explosion.

According to the City of Bainbridge, Christopher Coker, 35, was the Assistant Manager at Liquid Transfer Terminals.

Officials say that all area residents have been allowed to return to their homes and that four firefighters were given medical treatment as a result of the heat from the fire, smoke, and fumes from the chemicals.

Those firefighters were treated and released.