Lake Wales, Florida – According to Lake Wales Fire Department a fire occurred Thursday morning at Highlands Oil Co. 1130 Scenic Hwy in Lake Wales. According to LWFD chief, Joe Jenkins, a fire was accidentally started while a contract worker worked on an LP gas tank. One person was injured & transported by ambulance for medical attention. The fire was quickly contained and extinguished. Currently LWFD is clearing the scene.
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