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Pipeline Rupture Causes Morning Traffic Delay in Martin County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MARTIN COUNTY - Drivers in Martin County were delayed for a few hours after a pipe line ruptured early Monday morning.

It happened around 4 a.m. in the 3200 block of State Highway 349 between Highway 176 and the truck reliever route.

Officials say it was a Pioneer high pressure production line that burst sending crude oil into the air.

No injuries were reported and the highway was reopened around 11:30 a.m.

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