At least one person was injured Tuesday morning in an explosion near Gillett, TX according to the Karnes County Sheriff's Office.
The first report of the explosion came in around 4:45 a.m.. The injured person has been transported by Airlife to a hospital in unknown condition.
The Karnes County Sheriff's office also confirms to KENS 5 Highway 80 remains closed between Gillett and Nixon.
Highway 119 is also closed to Yorktown. Karnes County Sheriff Dwayne Villanueva said the fire has settled down but there is still a danger of a second explosion.
Karnes City, Kenedy, Gillett and Nixon fire departments are responding to the scene.
Gillett, Texas is located approximately 50 miles southeast of San Antonio.
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