Gas well fire damages several trucks at Wellsburg
WELLSBURG, W.Va. -- Authorities are investigating a fire that damaged several trucks at a natural gas well site in the Northern Panhandle.
Media outlets report that the fire occurred around 5 p.m. Monday at a Chesapeake Energy well site in the Wellsburg area in Brooke County.
The trucks are owned by a subcontractor, FTS International.
FTS International spokeswoman Pam Percival said the well site was evacuated and no one was injured.
Firefighters from departments in Brooke County and western Pennsylvania extinguished the fire.