Shell extinguishes fire at Deer Park refinery in Texas

11 March 2013 14:55  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Shell extinguished a small fire at its Deer Park refinery in Texas on 9 March, a company spokesperson confirmed on Monday.

The fire occurred early morning and was quickly extinguished by site emergency responders at the 340,000 bbl/day refinery.

There were no injuries and no impacts to the community, company spokeswoman Kimberly Windon said.

The cause of the incident will be investigated, she said.

Windon did not identify the units where the fire occurred.

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