75048
Deadly Blaze at Tehran Refinery
Energy

Deadly Blaze at Tehran Refinery

At least six people were killed and two injured in a blaze at Tehran Oil Refinery on Friday, media reports said.

A local official told IRNA that the fire broke out at around 4 p.m. due to fuel leakage at a processing unit of Tehran refinery that was shut for overhaul. The fire reportedly had been doused.

"It was impossible to rescue the victims, as they were carrying out repair works at a higher level," said Hedayatollah Jamalipour, the governor of Shahr-e Rey, said about the refinery incident south of Tehran.

Short URL : https://goo.gl/xfYKTL
  1. https://goo.gl/6MDejd
  • https://goo.gl/VW75F7
  • https://goo.gl/NXk8gC
  • https://goo.gl/oce3C3
  • https://goo.gl/KDBGyQ

You can also read ...

679 tons of carbon dioxide will be prevented from entering the atmosphere during the project’s 20-year lifetime.
Solar power is becoming an increasingly important part of the...
India Will Lead International Oil Demand by 2035
Oil market participants and analysts have been closely...
Oil Markets Split
Oil markets were split on Tuesday, with US crude still...
Oil Producers to Mull  Long-Term Cooperation
OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers, including Russia, will...

Add new comment

Read our comment policy before posting your viewpoints

Trending

Googleplus