Pipeline Explosion Lights Up Illinois Sky; No Injuries

from The Big Story ERIE, Ill.— A fuel pipeline beneath a western Illinois cornfield has exploded, sending flames 300 feet into the sky and prompting dozens of evacuations, fire officials said. The massive Whiteside County fire was reported around 11:15 p.m. Monday after residents heard a blast, said Scott Melton, the assistant fire chief in […]

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