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Friday, April 3, 2015

Gas migration, a secondary side effect of fracking

"FINLEYVILLE (KDKA) — They’re an couple enjoying their retirement years in Finleyville, Washington County, but a gas leak has driven them from their home. It’s been a month and half, but the continuing threat of a gas explosion has kept Joyce and Harry Hill out of their house. And nobody knows where the gas is coming from. Joyce Hill: “We’ve lived here almost 38 years.” KDKA’s Andy Sheehan: “But you can’t go inside?”Joyce: “No.”