New England News
1:35 pm
Tue November 27, 2012

Utility Regulators To Probe Springfield Gas Explosion

Public utility regulators in Massachusetts will investigate the  natural gas explosion that rocked downtown Springfield last Friday evening.  The blast leveled a strip club and damaged several other buildings. 18 people sustained injuries including some with broken bones and third degree burns. 

WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief spoke with Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities Chair Ann Berwick.

Rubble is all that remains of a strip club in Springfield MA following a natural gas explosion
Credit SFD