Oxarc Fire - May 16, 2023

PASCO, Wash. - 12:45 p.m. - Fire crews said they are still venting gas from the tanks and roads in the area remain closed. If you are in the area, please remain inside. 

11:47 a.m. - The Pasco Fire Department is working with employees of Oxarc Inc. to shut off the gas tanks so fire crews can make entry into the acetylene room and put out the fire.