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Kentucky town evacuated after gas line explosion

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(CNN) - An entire town in Kentucky had to be evacuated after a gas line explosion overnight.

Authorities say the flames destroyed three homes and four vehicles before it spread to a wooded

area nearby. At least one person was injured. There is no word on their condition.

The owners of the pipeline say they detected a drop in pressure in the pipeline and realized there was a rupture. Multiple fire departments are responding to this explosion.

There is no word yet on what caused it.

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