Breaking News: Sheriff’s Office: 8-9 Injured In Colonial Pipeline Explosion In Shelby County, Alabama, (VIDEO)
“The fire will not be out anytime soon,” Burchfield added. According to WIAT, several cleanup units are on the scene. Birmingham fire is providing foam. At least seven people were injured in the explosion and some are believed to be severely burned. A UAB Hospital spokesman confirmed three patients were flown to UAB in the afternoon, three more were coming by ambulance and one more was coming by air, according to our news partner AL.com.
Air Support was dispatched to provide bird's eye view of gas line fire. pic.twitter.com/uHmScvGND9
— Jeff Co Sheriff (@JeffCoSheriff) November 1, 2016