Another Chesapeake Energy Wellsite Explosion Is Felt Around Bryan/College Station

Bryan/College Station area residents went to social media to describe what they felt was an explosion Saturday during the midnight hour.

The source was a Chesapeake Energy wellsite in the area of Sandy Point Road and OSR, west of Lake Bryan.

According to Chesapeake’s communications and investor relations director Gordon Pennoyer: “Earlier this morning, a tank ruptured on a Chesapeake wellsite in Brazos County, Texas. No fire occurred and no injuries have been reported. The cause of the incident is under investigation.”

Screen shot of the initial comments from the Next Door Upper Burton Creek website, February 8 2020.