California gas pipeline explosion, fire injures several people

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) – A construction crew on Friday accidentally ruptured a natural gas transmission line in Fresno, California, sparking an explosion and fire that injured up to 15 people, four

Source: www.reuters.com

A construction crew working near a gas line ruptured the line causing an explosion and fire that has injured as many as 15 people near Sacramento, CA.  Working in and around pipelines requires the utmost duty of care on the part of construction and utility crews.  To see what California law says about the civil liability of companies who are engaging in hazardous activities, click here .

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