Powhatan residents forced to evacuate following gas well fire
A gas well fire near forced the evacuation of residents in a one-mile radius Thursday, Feb. 15 in Powhatan Point.
Emergency crews in Belmont County were alerted of the fire at 9:38 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 15.
The fire occurred on the XTO Schnegg well pad on Cat’s Run Road near Powhatan.
No one was injured in the explosion.