3 injured while processing Michael Berry Moonshine at vodka distillery in northeast Harris County

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HARRIS COUNTY— At least three people were injured Monday at a vodka distillery in northeast Harris County.

The incident happened at the B. J. Hooker's Vodka Distillery in the 1300 block of E. Richey.

According to the Harris County Fire Marshal's Office, the explosion occurred while workers were in the process of distilling the Michael Berry Moonshine brand.

The owner's son  was burned and airlifted to Memorial Hermann Hospital for treatment. Two other workers were also burned and transported to the hospital by ambulance.

We are working on gathering more details and will provide updates as they become available. 


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