The Exxon Mobil refinery in Torrance, California, not to far away from Los Angeles had an explosion which resulted in fire ripping through a gasoline processing unit on Wednesday! Four workers were slightly injured and the windows of some surrounding buildings were shattered, authorities said. “All personnel have been accounted for,” …..”Four contractors have been taken to Long Beach Medical Center for evaluation for minor injuries,” Exxon Mobil said in a statement.
The cause of the blast is still under investigation and according to Torrance Fire Captain “Steve Deuel“, there was no evidence of foul play.
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