Pipeline Hearing Monday in Charleston

A US Senate Commerce Committee hearing next week will cover the Sissonville gas pipeline explosion that happened Decmeber 11. A Sissonville woman whose home was damaged by the explosion will testify at the field hearing. U.S. Sen. Jay Rockefeller released the witness list for the hearing on Wednesday, and says Sue Bonham will testify first at the Jan. 28 hearing in Charleston. Other witnesses include National Transportation Safety Board chairwoman Deborah Hersman and NiSource Gas Transmission and Storage executive president Jimmy Staton.