Posted: Dec 29, 2012 8:01 PM by MTN News
Updated: Dec 29, 2012 8:02 PM
BILLINGS- An explosion near Wibaux, Montana Saturday afternoon has reportedly injured several people.
According to a source who wishes to remain unidentified, three people were injured in an explosive incident near the town of Wibaux around 2:30p.m. on Saturday afternoon.
Three people were believed to have been seriously injured by the blast, which one source says started in a well.
A cloud of smoke could be seen rising from the town as the sun set and resident there said they believed a fire related to the explosion had started about 3 miles south of town.
An unidentified source confirmed that several fire departments from surrounding areas had also been called to the fire.
The Wibaux County Sheriff's Office has not provided any information, but it did confirm that an explosion did take place and that it was responding to an incident related to the explosion.