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Explosion Outside of Rankin Under Investigation

RANKIN, TX (KWES) -

No injuries have been reported in an explosion just outside of Rankin.

The Upton County Sheriff's Department tells NewsWest 9, the explosion happened at a West Texas Gas location.

It happened just after midnight near Ranch to Market Road 1555.

A local fire department responded, along with the highway patrol from Reagan County and sheriff's deputies from Upton County assisted.

The fire was under control by 3:21 a.m. Tuesday morning.

NewsWest 9 is continuing to follow the latest.

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