Gas line explodes near McCook

February 15, 2008 9:20:19 AM PST
Multiple explosions were reported at a South Texas gas pipeline, and officials said there were some injuries. Hidalgo County officials told Harlingen television station KGBT that injuries were reported but did not provide details.

Authorities were working to cordon off the area and put out the fire. No information about the cause of the rupture was immediately available.

The explosions hit near McCook.

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