Exxon Refinery Fire in TexasApril 18, 2013
An April 17, 2013 Exxon refinery fie in Texas injured 12 people. 7 workers were hospitalized with burn related injuries. Five of the workers were treated and released. One worker later died from his injuries from the Exxon refinery fire. According to reports from Exxon Mobil, officials believe the fire broke out when hydrocarbons released from a heart exchange ignited. The fire at a processing unit happened when the equipment was down for maintenance. The full story is available to read here.