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No Injuries Reported Following Explosion in Ector County

ECTOR COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

No injuries were reported following an explosion in an Odessa neighborhood on Monday morning.

The Ector County Sheriff's Office tells NewsWest 9, they were called out to the 5700 block of McKnight just after 4 a.m.

When deputies arrived on the scene, they noticed that a large amount of water and a water tank were destroyed. Also a nearby trailer suffered some damage.

We're told a gas line of some type had been ruptured causing the water to bubble up in the yard.

Officials say at full capacity the water tank can hold up to 50,000 gallons of water.

Odessa firefighters plugged the gas line and determined there was no further danger.

The investigation into this incident continues.

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