. TransCanada's New 'Best-In-Class' Gas Pipeline Explodes in West Virginia, Causing Fiery Blast they were very, very lucky - no one died, & property damage to homes was minimal. But the eruption was massive, & a fire that could be seen for miles, burned for 4-hours. there are many-more pipelines planned in the USA for the near future, & combined with the current Admin's violent allergy to regulation & oversight of business activity, Madame Gaza predicts there are more explosions, in our future. - terry .