1 injured in pipeline explosion in Grady County

One person was injured following a pipeline explosion in Grady County. 

The incident took place near Alex on 2920 and 1420. 

The injured person was transported to the hospital. 

The pipeline operator has been contacted and they are in the process of shutting it down. The Grady County Fire Department is in the process of extinguishing some wild land fire next to the pipeline, Buddy Myers, Grady County Fire Department District Chief, said. 

There is no immediate danger to the public. Residents are asked to stay clear of the area, Myers said. 

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