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One person seriously injured in Robertson Co. oil tank explosion

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photo courtesy: Franklin Weekly News photo courtesy: Franklin Weekly News

ROBERTSON CO. (KYTX) – One person has been seriously injured after an oil tank exploded in Robertson County.

Texas Department of Public Safety tells CBS 19 the property is located northwest of New Baden, located off of U.S. Hwy 79.

The injured worker was flown to a local hospital.

According to the The Franklin Weekly News, the well had been abandoned for several years.

 

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