Oil PumpAn oil rig in Wewoka, Oklahoma, caught fire and exploded on Monday, severely injuring two men who were working nearby, according to Kevin Green, Wewoka Fire Chief.

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April 3, 2018 – The oil rig explosion occurred at about 4:00 pm in Wewoka near U.S. 270 and State Highway 56, just as a pumping unit was being installed, according to KFOR.

One man was flown by helicopter to a hospital in serious condition, while another was treated locally for minor injuries. Both are expected to make a full recovery.

The fire was still burning but safely under control Tuesday afternoon, Green said. The cause of the accident is under investigation.

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