3 people dead after explosion in TX

CLEBURNE, TX (KSLA) – A major explosion more than 200 miles away from Shreveport has left three people dead.

The explosion happened in a rural area near Cleburne in north central Texas.

KSLA News 12 has just learned that 10 people are missing and about a half-dozen more were injured from the explosion.

A Johnson County official believes the gas line was struck with a digging machine.

Photographers were able to catch on tape a large fireball and a burned out vehicle and construction equipment.

Stay with KSLA and KSLA.com for more developments.

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