GREAT VIDEO: Explosion Rocks MS Bio-Diesel Plant


NEW ALBANY, Miss. (CBS) -- An explosion at a Bio-Diesel plant caused power outages in New Albany, Mississippi.

Fire officials say the explosion happened earlier this morning. Heavy flames and black smoke can be seen from a distance.

Officials say about 500 residents have no power after the explosion and power crews are unable to fix the problem because of the intense flames and smoke from the explosion at the substation.

Officials say they will let the fire burn out. It is expected to burn for several hours.

So far there have been no injuries.

There is no word as to what caused the explosion.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email: feedback@wibw.com
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 241553081 - wibw.com/a?a=241553081