It saddens us to learn that the explosion of a gas pipeline has resulted in the loss of two lives at an elementary school in Minneapolis. Our thoughts go out to all who have been impacted. You can read more here.
There were some other gas-related accidents in the past week. Thankfully, none of them resulted in the loss of life:
Last Friday, July 28, thousands were evacuated in Cambridge after a contractor dug into a high pressure gas main. No injuries were reported. Read more here.
A gas compressor station caught fire in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana. This compressor was located in a rural area and no injuries were reported. Read more here.