Crews extinguish oil tanker fire near Martinsville
POSTED: Friday, April 20, 2012 - 5:44pm
UPDATED: Friday, April 20, 2012 - 5:45pm
Lightning strike may be the cause
NACOGDOCHES — Volunteer Firemen and officers responded to an oil tanker that caught fire south of Martinsville a short while ago.
The fire has been extinguished. The cause hasn't been formally declared but was possibly attributed to a lightning strike.
No evacuations were necessary and residents living in that area have no need for alarm at this time.
Information from Nacogdoches County Sheriff