Two oilfield workers were injured in an oil field explosion near Stanton, according to local authorities. oilfield accident attorney Texas, Houston, Ft. Worth dallasThe Martin County Sheriff’s Office said the workers were working on an Excel pulling unit when they encountered a gas pocket that ignited froma spark, causing the explosion.
The injured oilfield workers received second and third degree burns from the explosion and were transported by Martin County EMS personnel to Midland Memorial Hospital, then air lifted to a hospital in Lubbock. The accident scene for Saturday’s oil field accident was about 15 miles north of Stanton on State Highway 137 and occurred about 9 a.m., authorities said. The investigation of the oil field accident continues.
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