OSHA Officials Investigating Upton County Oilfield Explosion

OSHA Officials Investigating Upton County Oilfield Explosion

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

UPTON COUNTY - OSHA investigators are looking into a deadly oilfield explosion in Upton County.

But so far they haven't said what caused the blast.

The explosion killed three family members from Andrews.

It all happened around 9:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Officials say a four man pulling unit crew from Mason Well Service was working at the site off FM 2401.

They were contracted by Parsley Energy.

A fourth person was treated at the scene for injuries.