Yesterday afternoon three workers were burned at an oil site fire northeast of Greeley. The Weld County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the area of HWY 392 and WCR 71. Deputies arrived to find the site on fire and 3 injured maintenance workers. Two men were airlifted and another man was taken by ambulance for medical treatment for various levels of burns. Their conditions have not been released.

Preliminary information suggests that this was an industrial accident and the scene is being turned over to Briggsdale Fire for further investigation.

Source: Weld County Sheriff's Office Press Release