Salina, KS

Now: 39 °

Currently: Fair

Hi: 56 ° | Lo: 33 °

Fire Destroys Oil Tanks

KSAL StaffOctober 26, 2016
Saline County Sheriff truck

The cause of an overnight fire that engulfed three oil tanks is being investigated.

According to the Saline County Sheriff’s Office, a Salina police officer on patrol spotted a fire burning on the property owned by Johnson Sand Company, 2100 E. Schilling Road.

Rural Fire District 5 arrived on the scene around 1:10am and battled the blaze that destroyed 3 oil tanks owned by Scott’s Well Service of Roxbury.

Lightning from a quick moving thunderstorm has not been ruled out as a possible cause of the fire.

Damage and loss is estimated at $20,000.

Copyright © Rocking M Media, 2019. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story may be reproduced without Rocking M Media’s express consent.

CATEGORIES :

COMMENTS



STAY IN TOUCH!

GET OUR APP!

LATEST POSTS

Foundation Funds Art Cent...
December 7, 2019Comments
State Working to Combat D...
December 7, 2019Comments
Survey of Kansas on Medic...
December 7, 2019Comments
KSU Meat Judging Team Nat...
December 7, 2019Comments

LATEST TWEETS

Read all tweets
© 2007 - 2019 - EEO  - KDJM  - KABI  - KSAL-AM  - KSAL-FM  - KVOB  - KYEZ  - KZUH