Fire at a Colorado well site, no injuries reported

BRIGHTON, Colo. (KKTV) - A fire was reported at a fracking site near Brighton Thursday afternoon.

At about 2:20 p.m., the spokesperson for the Brighton Fire Department tweeted out emergency crews were en route to 821 County Road 27.

The fire was at a nearby well site. There were no reported injuries. Crews were working nearby when there was a report of an explosion.

The spokesperson added it would be "an extended operation" as they let the oil burn out.


This is a developing story and as more information becomes available this article will be updated.