Ground shakes, then Mexico gas pipeline explodes

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Severely burnt out Pemex gas tanks at the Petroleos Mexicans pipeline distribution center on the outskirts of Reynosa, Mexico, reveals some of the extent of the damage caused by the gas explosion, Wednesday Sept. 19, 2012. The death toll in a pipeline fire at a distribution plant near the U.S. border has risen to 29, Mexico's state-owned oil company said Wednesday. At least 46 others were injured, and more might be missing. (AP Photo/The Monitor, Delcia Lopez)Esteban Vazquez Huerta felt the ground suddenly shake as he worked on pipes at a natural gas plant near the U.S. border, then a pipeline just 300 yards away exploded in boiling flames higher than a three-story home.