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Texas Railroad Commission will probe local pipeline fire

Texas Railroad Commission will prove fire at Interstate 37 and Buddy Lawrence
Posted at 6:41 PM, Feb 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-18 19:43:55-05

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — There’s still no word on what caused yesterday's pipeline fire near Buddy Lawrence and Interstate 37.

A natural gas leak ignited and started this huge fire that led to 'shelter in place' orders for nearby residents and schools.

No one was hurt, but part of I-37 was closed for several hours.

The fire also gutted a nearby building.

And today, Corpus Christi Fire Chief Robert Rocha told us the investigation into this fire will be handled by the Texas Railroad Commission.