Lea County authorities battle tank battery fire

Lea County authorities battle tank battery fire
Tank battery fire extinguished in Lea County. (Source: Lea County Sheriff's Office)
Tank battery fire extinguished in Lea County. (Source: Lorenzo Velasquez/Lea County Emergency Management)
Tank battery fire extinguished in Lea County. (Source: Lorenzo Velasquez/Lea County Emergency Management)

LEA COUNTY, NM (KWES) - Firefighters in Lea County were busy Wednesday afternoon following a tank battery fire.

Authorities said the fire was located off of Highway 238.

Fire crews from Monument and Maljamar responded to the scene.

The fire was extinguished and no injuries were reported.

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