Breaking News: Storms Cause Transformer Explosion and Gas Line Fire

Posted on: 7:48 pm, October 5, 2012, by and , updated on: 10:15pm, October 5, 2012

(Memphis) Memphis firefighters and MLGW crews are on the scene of a transformer explosion and gas line break.

It happened near the intersection of Florida and McLemore in South Memphis.

Flames shot out of the ground after some sort of explosion at a power substation across the street.

The gas was turned off.

MLGW is still trying to figure out what cased the fire.

No one was hurt.