Explosions Rock South Philadelphia, Massive Fire Breaks Out At Oil Refinery

Explosions Rock South Philadelphia, Massive Fire Breaks Out At Oil Refinery

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — There are no reports of injuries or evacuations after an early morning fire broke out at a 150-year-old refinery complex in Philadelphia.


Firefighters have contained the blaze at the Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refining Complex, which erupted before 4 a.m. Friday.

Residents heard and felt explosions and flames shot into the sky, turning night into day.


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