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Pipeline that Exploded in Pennsylvania Part of Push to Build Fracking-Reliant Petrochemical Network

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Pipeline explosion

Just before dawn Monday morning, Chuck Belczyk thought a jet had crashed near his home roughly 25 miles outside Pittsburgh — until he heard the sound of hissing gas.

And that’s when it all hit us what was happening,” Belczyk told NPR’s State Impact. “You knew the pipeline went.”

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