First responders monitoring crude oil tank explosion in Keyes

First responders monitoring crude oil tank explosion in Keyes

CIMARRON COUNTY, OK (KFDA) - The Keyes Fire Department and Cimarron County Sheriff’s Office are monitoring the scene of a crude oil tank explosion.

Additional from the current fire in Cimarron. Keyes Fire Department is still on scene managing the situation.

Posted by Cimarron County Sheriffs Office on Thursday, January 17, 2019

According the the sheriff’s office, the fire is off Highway 56 just northeast of Keyes.

Drivers are encouraged to avoid the area.

The cause of the explosion is unknown. No injuries have been reported.

Details are limited at this time. We will keep you updated as new information is made available.

Morning everyone. If you’re seeing smoke to the north east area of the county we are aware and currently working on the situation. 

Posted by Cimarron County Sheriffs Office on Thursday, January 17, 2019

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