Lightning Sparks Tank Battery Fire Near Big Spring

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

NEAR BIG SPRING - Parts of the Basin were hit by a line of severe weather on Saturday night that caused a fire out near Big Spring.

Lightning struck a tank battery off south Snyder Field road early Sunday morning around 2:30 a.m.

The Howard County Volunteer Fire Department got the fire under control after a few hours.

No injuries were reported.