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Another hot start for the coast and the lakes. With moisture in place, we could see a repeat of the isolated showers and t-storms as we saw yesterday. Highs today will again reach the lower 90's. By Friday and through the weekend, we will see the moisture out and hot temps on the rise. Look for mid and upper 90's by Sunday and Monday.
Lightning sparks oil storage tank fire; one firefighter suffers minor burns
HARDIN COUNTY - Firefighters have put out a fire sparked by lightning striking an oil storage tank in Hardin County. One firefighters suffered minor burns working the fire.
Investigators say lightning Tuesday morning hit the oil storage saltwater tank on Rosier Park Road off FM 770 in the Saratoga oil field.
Volunteer firefighters from Saratoga and Kountze helped put out the fire.
One firefighter was treated at the scene for minor burns.