Gas plant explosion outside Orla

By: 
CBS 7
Staff Writer

A gas plant outside of Orla, Texas exploded this morning. According to CBS 7,Chief Deputy Campos says so far only two non-life-threatening injuries are reported. Campos said there were 300 people working at the site at the time of explosion. "It's a major explosion," Campos said. "It's amazing there were not more injuries." According to Reeves County Chief Deputy Israel Campos, units are headed to a gas plant explosion at a site about eight miles north of Orla. Campos said it is owned by Anadarko where they were building an addition to the site. There are no reported injuries at this time, however emergency services are in route. Eyewitnesses as far away as Carlsbad report feeling the explosion.

-CBS 7

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