Leaking liquified natural gas at explosion site near Plymouth

Published at 2:36 p.m. on March 31, 2014 | Modified at 2:37 p.m. on March 31, 2014

Liquefied natural gas leaks from a damaged storage tank at the Williams Northwest Pipeline facility near Plymouth along the Columbia River in south Benton County. An explosion at 8:19 a.m. inside a building at facility sent shrapnel into the storage tank, causing a leak and risk of explosion within a two-mile zone, officials said.

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