DALE, IL (KFVS) - Emergency crews spent much of morning fighting a fire after an oil tank battery was struck by lightning.
It happened this morning in Dale, Ill.
Illinois Department of Natural Resources spokesman, Chris Young, released the following statement on Friday:
According to the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, one tank with oil in it burst, but most of the fluids burned off quickly.
We are told the berm around the tank facility held any fluids that leaked from the tank.
No one got hurt.