Ohio refinery fire quickly controlled

OREGON, Ohio (AP) — Officials say an overnight fire at a northwest Ohio refinery was quickly contained.

The Blade newspaper (http://bit.ly/XlOrjs ) reports that an explosion triggered the blaze just before midnight Wednesday at the Toledo Refining Co. in Oregon.

The fire was reported in a unit that converts petroleum crude oils into gasoline, ethylene, and other products.

There were no injuries, and no air quality issues have been detected inside or outside the refinery.


Information from: The Blade, http://www.toledoblade.com/

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