Three Dead in Upton County Oil Rig Explosion

Three Dead in Upton County Oil Rig Explosion

Staff Report

NewsWest 9

UPTON COUNTY – Three people are dead following an oil rig explosion in Upton County.

We're told the explosion happened on FM 2401 & Highway 349 on Tuesday morning.

The identities of the people killed have not yet been released by authorities.

NewsWest 9 is working to get more information about this accident.

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