HELENA, Ala. - A major gas pipeline owned by Colonial Pipeline near County Rd. 13 in Helena, exploded injuring several people Monday afternoon.Plumes of smoke could be seen from miles away as the flames reached high into the air. There is no word yet... Read More.
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.Watch the video here.
HELENA, Ala. - On Tuesday, just before 2:00 p.m., a Colonial Pipeline contract crew was working on Line 1 in Shelby Co. An incident involving the trackhoe the crew was using hit the line. Gasoline was ignited and caused a fire, which continues... Read More.