Heater Treater Fire Sparks Up in Midland County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - An oilfield fire in Midland County produced black smoke that could be seen for miles.

Officials from both Midland and Odessa responded to the fire shortly after 1 p.m. Friday afternoon.

When they arrived on scene they found a heater treater on fire.

Firefighters worked quickly to put it out and no one was injured.

The site was owned by Endeavor Energy.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.