Local regulations are in the works involving safety of propane tanks, as Twin County officials try to prevent explosive accidents such as the one that killed two Fries women on Dec. 10.
Iva Martin, 78, and daughter Mary Kay Leonard, 52, died as the result of burns they received after a vehicle rolled into a propane tank, causing a leak.
A clothes dryer's pilot light in the Fries laundromat ignited the gas, and the explosion injured another three people.
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