By: KDKA-TV News Staff

MOUNT PLEASANT TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KDKA) – One person was flown to the hospital after a gas drilling rig in Westmoreland County caught on fire.

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Dispatchers say the rig on Freeman Falls Road in Mount Pleasant Township caught fire around 2 p.m. Monday.

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One person was reportedly burned and flown to a hospital in Pittsburgh.

There’s been no word on what started the fire, but it’s under control.

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