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Numerous Gas explosions today in eastern Massachusetts
« on: September 13, 2018, 10:26:52 PM »
This apparently has been happening about 40 minutes up the highway north of were I live. It’s not clear why such a thing may occur

https://www.google.com/amp/s/whdh.com/news/man-killed-12-injured-after-70-gas-explosions-fires-rock-lawrence-andover-north-andover/amp/


Man killed, 12 injured after 70 gas explosions, fires rock Lawrence, Andover, North Andover

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LAWRENCE, MASS. (WHDH) - At least one person has died and 13 others were injured when as many as 70 gas-related explosions and fires rocked multiple homes and buildings in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover Thursday night, prompting officials to order widespread evacuations and establish emergency shelters.

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In the wake of the explosions, which were first reported around 5 p.m., all Columbia Gas customers in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover have been urged to evacuate immediately and National Grid has turned off power in all three communities.