OFR responding to fire


ODESSA, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24)

UPDATE: 1:52 p.m. – Officials have lifted the shelter in place.

UPDATE: 12 p.m. – Officials with the City of Odessa say one firefighter was hospitalized after coming in contact with acid at the scene but is expected to be okay.

Odessa Fire/Rescue is working a fire just off of Andrews Highway.

Officials say the fire started in the area of 67Th Street and Andrews Highway.

A large police presence could be seen in the area and several streets have been blocked off.

Additionally, officials are asking businesses and residents in the area to shelter in place.

We are working to gather more information.

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