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Natural gas line explosion causes evacuations near Milford

MILFORD, TX (KXXV) -

Evacuations are underway after a natural gas line explosion near Milford. Milford is located about 14 miles northeast of Hillsboro.

No injuries have been reported.

The explosion happened just before 10 a.m. in a rural area near FM 308. Emergency crews are on the scene to put out the fire.

The whole town is being evacuated. People are being told to move away from the fumes. They are being sent to Italy, a town just ten minutes away.

There are also reports that a second gas pipeline could be in danger.

We will keep you updated as more information becomes available.

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