Authorities responding to explosion at natural gas facility outside of Houston

Posted at 6:06 PM, Jul 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-29 19:24:39-04

Authorities are responding to an explosion at a natural gas facility outside of Houston.

The City of Mont Belvieu Police Department said the explosion happened at the Lone Star NGL (Energy Transfer) facility located on West Winfree.

SH-146 is currently closed from FM 1942 and FM 565 in the area. The department said it will provide updates once more information is available.