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10/30/05 - TImpson

Oil Well Explodes In Timpson

by Larry Little

The smoke has finally cleared in Timpson after an explosion Saturday.

Authorities say an oil well exploded when a nearby gas pocket was hit accidentally on County Road 4117.

The Timpson Volunteer Fire Department contained the fire. Thankfully no one was hurt in the explosion, but folks in the community say the explosion created a loud blast.

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