MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Monday night, Governor Robert Bentley addressed the fatal Colonial Pipeline gas explosion in Helena. The explosion happened around 2:00 p.m. killing one person on scene and injuring five others. They were transported to Birmingham-area hospitals for treatment.

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