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Major gas line explosion in Alabama

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HELENA, AL — A massive plume of smoke above Helena, Alabama right now — after a major gas line exploded.

It happened near highway 13.

A fire station in that area says fire crews are on the way — and there is an evacuation notice for everyone within a 3 mile radius.

Officials say there are injuries but no word on how many.