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News - November 9, 2011

Burst pipeline likely caused by backhoe, PG&E says

A Pacific Gas & Electric natural gas pipeline that exploded during pressure testing on Sunday afternoon, causing a mudslide across Interstate 280 in Woodside, was likely damaged by a backhoe, a utility spokesman said Monday.

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