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Canadian man injured in pipeline explosion

Roberts Co. - A man is in the hospital recovering from being burned in a pipeline explosion.

The accident happened Wednesday in Roberts County off Highway 281 and County Road 17.

44-year-old Chris Starnes of Canadian was digging when he struck a six inch natural gas gathering and it erupted.

Starnes was flown a Lubbock hospital where he is being treated for burns on his neck, back, and arms.

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