Avella, Pa. – Several fire departments in Western Pennsylvania responded to a fire on Wednesday afternoon at a natural gas site approximately 15 miles southeast of Follansbee, W.Va. according to reports from WTOV 9 and WCSH 6 News. Three contract workers were reported to be injured as a result of the fire.
Regulators believe no threat exists to residents living nearby. Three gas wells on the site were not affected. Authorities report that investigations regarding the cause will continue on Thursday.
Video provided by WCSH 6.