Nitrogen Tanks Rupture at SpaceX’s Texas Test Site

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There was an incident at SpaceX’s McGregor test site last night:

Officials said two nitrogen-filled tanks over pressurized and ruptured at the testing site in McGregor around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

No one was reported injured and the escape of gas did not result in an environmental hazard.

People from all across the area reported hearing a loud noise and feeling vibrations….

Everyone has been accounted for and everything had returned to normal operations, McGregor Fire Chief Moe Spradley said.

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