April is National Safe Digging Month

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) - Less than two weeks ago, FOX 2 showed you what can go wrong if a gas line is hit by construction crews. This explosion happened in Maryville, Illinois where a subdivision is being built. A worker hit an underground line and fire exploded into the sky.

April is Safe Digging Month. Bill Murray, from Missouri One Call System joined us to explain. Missouri One Call is a not-for-profit program whose mission is to prevent damage to underground utilities and promote safety when it comes to digging.

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