The injured worker was able to walk to an ambulance to be taken to a hospital, according
The worker was injured in the fire about
The cause and the extent of damage weren’t clear. The plant’s own firefighters put out the blaze Sunday afternoon, Erker said. Area fire departments were on standby but weren’t needed, she said.
Videos posted to social media show a towering fire billowing black smoke.
“Our community was never in any danger,” Erker said. “The air quality was monitored and showed no detection of air quality issues at no time.”
She said the plant processes 314,000 barrels of crude oil a day. She said the plant was operating normally.
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