A gas well just north of Franklin exploded 4:30am wednesday morning. Gas was initially spraying into the air, but at this time is longer doing so.
Officials have evacuated the immediate area as a precaution.
The superintendent, Bret Lowery for Franklin ISD has delayed the start of classes until 10am.
This story will be updated as more details are made available.
Remember, methane is the most potent Green House Gas and a surrogate gas that carries with it neurotoxins and carcinogens.