Morning fire causes ammunition to explode in Winkler County

Morning fire causes ammunition to explode in Winkler County
Fire in Winkler County (Source: Winkler County Sheriff George Keely)
Fire in Winkler County (Source: Winkler County Sheriff George Keely)
Fire in Winkler County (Source: Winkler County Sheriff George Keely)
Fire in Winkler County (Source: Winkler County Sheriff George Keely)

WINKLER COUNTY, TX (KWES) - A morning fire in Winkler County caused some stored ammunition to go off.

Authorities say the fire sparked at M&D Trucking in Winkler County around 11:15 a.m.

Police on the scene reported that someone was living in a trailer on the property and the heater was left on and caught fire.

During the fire, a box of ammunition that was in the trailer began going off.

That's when the fire spread from the trailer to another building, which housed trucks for the business and those trucks exploded.

A nearby office with Key Energy Services was evacuated.

No injuries have been reported.

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