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Published September 06, 2012, 08:56 PM

Utah man is badly burned in a North Dakota oil rig fire

(WDAY TV) -- A Utah man working in the North Dakota oil fields is being treated at a Minnesota burn center after an oil rig explosion southwest of Stanley.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

(WDAY TV) -- A Utah man working in the North Dakota oil fields is being treated at a Minnesota burn center after an oil rig explosion southwest of Stanley.

Auhtorities say 29-year-old Jeffery Kinkaid apparently became wedged beneath a burning tank and suffered burns on about 90 percent of his body on Tuesday.

The cause of the blast was not immediately determined.

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