Versailles, Kentucky-A massive fire erupted at a Jim Beam Warehouse in Versailles Kentucky on Wednesday. Firefighters in Kentucky are trying extinguish a burning Jim Beam warehouse that is filled with about 45,000 barrels of bourbon.
Woodford County Emergency Management Director Drew Chandler said two barrel warehouses caught fire late Tuesday night. Crews were able to put one out, but the other kept burning for hours.
Chandler says it may have been caused by lightning. He estimates firefighters will be working at the scene late into Wednesday night.