GATESVILLE, Texas (AP) - One person has died following an explosion at a Texas hospital construction site.
Bob Harrell, emergency manager for Coryell County, says that a dozen people were injured by the blast.
The explosion happened at the Coryell Memorial Healthcare System hospital in Gatesville.
Harrell was speaking at a news conference.
A spokeswoman for a Central Texas hospital says four people have been injured in an explosion that struck a construction project at the hospital.
Carly Latham is the spokeswoman for the 25-bed Coryell Memorial Healthcare System in Gatesville. She said one of the four was injured critically.
Gatesville has a population of about 12,400 people.
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