No injuries reported
An oil rig caught fire north of Taft Sunday afternoon.
There were no immediate reports of injuries.
The fire was reported about 5 p.m., located about a half mile north of Midway Road just west of north Lincoln.
Four kern County fire engines and a water tanker are on scene.
Initial reports indicated the well itself is not on fire but the fire is contained to the equipment.
This is a developing story.
Check taftmidwaydriller.com for more information as it become available.