Longview, Tx — Longview officials have identified the couple hurt in the blast as Michael and Jean Jake.
Authorities tell KFXK Michael has serious injuries. Jean's wounds are described as life threatening.
Longview, Tx — 2:30 PM UPDATE: The fire is now contained.
About an acre burned, but it officials were able to put a fire line around it to extinguish it before it could reach any structures.
There were no injuries.
State Rep. Trey Martinez Fischer picked up an unlikely ally Friday after accusing top House staffers of taking part in discriminatory conduct that got the Legislature’s redistricting maps thrown out by federal judges.