Watford City Gas Plant fire injures two

A contractor and an employee were both injured from a fire in Alexander.

The incident happened Wednesday afternoon at the Watford City Gas Plant. The Alexander Volunteer Fire Department was able to evacuate all other employees and extinguish the fire.

A statement from Kinder Morgan Incorporated says both victims’ were treated for their injuries and were released the same day.

Their names were not released to the public. An investigation is still ongoing to the cause of the incident.