Tank Battery Catches Fire Near Borger

By Karl Wehmhoener | kwehmhoener@kamr.com

Published 04/24 2014 03:40PM

Updated 04/24 2014 05:56PM

Tank Battery Fire
Tank Battery Fire
BORGER -- A tank battery caught fire Wednesday night near Hwy 280 near Watkins Camp, east of Borger. 

Crews fought the fire overnight and into the morning.

The fire was extinguished with the help of the Phillips Fire Dept. industrial foam operation. 

A Springcreek school had to be put on stand-by for evacuation due to the fire.

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