Texas Oil Well Explosion Kills 2
Jul. 18, 2001
BUFFALO, Texas (AP) _ An oil well exploded Wednesday, killing two people and injuring five others, authorities said.
Tela Mange, a spokeswoman for the Department of Public Safety, said the cause of the accident was under investigation. The well was not on fire.
Buffalo, a central Texas town of about 2,000 people, is 100 miles southeast of Dallas or 65 miles east of Waco.