Oilfield Explosion Sends up Plume of Black Smoke Visible for Miles

Emergency units responded to an explosion at an oilfield in Dilley, Texas, on October 17, according to local media.

Reports said two people were injured in the blast and blaze that emergency responders planned to let burn itself off.

A plume of thick, black smoke, seen in this video, was visible on the horizon for miles. Credit: Twitter/David Gonzalez via Storyful