Two workers suffered injuries after an explosion at an oil rig in northeast Wyoming last week.
The blast occurred Wednesday during the loading of a hot oil tanker at a well site, said Campbell County Undersheriff Quentin Reynolds.
A 24-year-old male worker suffered burns to his face and hands while a 23-year-old male worker received the blast to his back and could not stop shaking after the explosion, Reynolds said.
Both workers were taken to a hospital in Gillette and the extent of their injuries was not immediately known.
Campbell County Fire Department Interim Chief J.R. Fox estimated it took about four hours to control the fire.