An explosion has occurred at the Stampede Land Development, Inc. oil mine located out Hwy. 79 north (Morgantown Road). According to reports a 1400 gallon tank at the site blew it’s top. According to Logan County Sheriff Wallace Whittaker, no one was hurt.
On scene were the Logan County Sheriff’s Department, both the Russellville Rural Fire, Russellville City and Auburn Fire Departments along with the Logan County Emergency Medical Service (EMS).
More on what caused the explosion when information is obtained.