LAVACA COUNTY, Texas (CNN/KAVU) - Investigators are trying to figure out what caused this oil rig explosion near Victoria, Texas.
Houston-based EOG resources operates the well.
Workers were drilling into the Eagle Ford when something went wrong, sending crew members scrambling for cover.
A spokesperson for EOG says all of the workers made it off the rig safely.
Firefighters and private contractors are working to extinguish the flames.
The fire is expected to burn for a couple of days.
Family and friends held a vigil Wednesday at the State Capitol in hopes that a Bastrop man can win a new trial.
An unusually cold blast of arctic air arriving early Thursday will be followed by an increasing chance of freezing drizzle/rain and sleet by Friday morning.
The HealthCare.gov website is working more smoothly for central Texans.
City leaders in West Lake Hills discussed the ongoing concern with the city's water system Wednesday night. The problems arise when water is needed most; fighting fires.
Federal, state and local authorities on Wednesday arrested 15 people and seized 70 firearms in raid on a methamphetamine operation based in Burnet County.
Former Georgetown Police Officer Stephanie Brown said her ex-boyfriend, former Round Rock Officer Eric Poteet, made up accusations against her after she broke up with him.