Fire Destroys Tanks in Carbon County
RAWLINS, Wyo. (AP) — A fire has destroyed a group of tanks in an oil and gas field in Carbon County.
Fire Warden John Rutherford says the fire started about 9 p.m. Monday at Lamont, which is about 30 miles north of Rawlins.
Rutherford says firefighters were not able to extinguish the fire until about 8 a.m. Tuesday.
He says six tanks were destroyed.
The owner of the tanks was not immediately identified.