Propane tank ablaze near house on Dublin Road, Bergen
Submitted by Billie Owens on September 14, 2013 - 3:05pm
A large propane tank toppled over and is on fire near the house at 7615 Dublin Road, just west of Jerico Road. A state trooper at the scene says she's trying to get someone away from the fire and the person is refusing to leave. Bergen Fire Department is responding.
UPDATE 4:06 p.m.: The officer reports the person is now away from the fire.
UPDATE 4:09 p.m.: Fire command reports a 100-gallon cyclinder is on its side, free burning, with no exposure to the house.
UPDATE 4:19 p.m.: Griffith Oil is called to help its customer at that address.
UPDATE 4:25 p.m.: A rep for the oil company asked if the tank was still free burning and fire command says it is but the fuel level is low at this point.