BELMONT — Local volunteer fire departments responded to a gas well pad fire near Belmont last Monday afternoon, June 4 as first reported on WOTV-TV 9.
The small fire occurred on State Route 147, Belmont-Centerville Road at a well of Pittsburgh-based EQT Corporation.
The fire was extinguished in about one hour. Belmont volunteers were assisted by the Bethesda, Smith Township and Barnesville departments.
Officials report one firefighter was transported to an area hospital for heat exhaustion.