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2 injured in oil truck fire at rig site south of Gillette

GILLETTE, Wyo.  — Two men are recovering after they were injured in a flash fire that happened in a hot oil truck at a rig site south of Gillette.

The Gillette News Record reports Wright volunteer fire crews were called to the site off Wyoming Highway 387 just after 2 a.m. Monday. Capt. Bill Shank says the fire burned the hot oil truck and a pickup truck.

The names and conditions of the injured men have not been released. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

In related news, Oilfield worker recovering after well fire.

Information from: The Gillette (Wyo.) News Record, http://www.gillettenewsrecord.com

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