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No Cause Yet In Pipeline Blast

Aug 16, 2013
Courtesy: Connie Huizenga and WHBF-TV

Investigators say they're not sure yet what caused the pipeline carrying ethane and propane to rupture in a Whiteside County cornfield Monday night, sending flames several hundred feet into the air.

Pipeline Explosion In Northwest Illinois

Aug 13, 2013
Courtesy: Connie Huizenga and WHBF-TV

A fuel pipeline traveling underneath a northwestern Illinois cornfield exploded overnight, sending flames 300 feet into the sky and prompting dozens of evacuations.