A tank battery fire broke out east of Borger near Skellytown off Ranch Road 280 in the Spring Creek area near Watkins Camp.
Firefighters responded to a report of what they thought was a possible grass fire around 10 last night. Three tanks in the area were burning and one exploded. The blaze was easy to contain, and no injuries were reported.
refighters believe the fire might have been caused by a static electric discharge, but that has not been confirmed
. Crews will remain on seen throughout the night to keep an eye on the situation.