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Lawrence Co Man Burned at Drilling Site

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Lawrence Co Man Burned at Drilling Site

According to Lawrence Co. Emergency Officials, a man suffered facial burns Wednesday during a flash fire at an oil and gas drilling site in the Martha area of Lawrence Co. Officials say the incident happened around 3:45 p.m. along Lost Branch Road. The man, whose identity has not been officially released, was taken away from the scene by a private vehicle to a local Hospital, then flown to Cabell Huntington Hospital. Officials said the drilling site was not damaged during the incident. No word on the condition of the man injured.

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