REFILE-UPDATE 1-Fire extinguished at Imperial's Sarnia refinery

Tue Mar 27, 2012 3:48pm EDT

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CALGARY, Alberta, March 27 (Reuters) - Imperial Oil Ltd said there was a small fire at its Sarnia, Ontario, refinery on Tuesday but crews extinguished the blaze quickly, preventing injuries and cuts to production.

The fire broke out at the 121,000 barrel a day plant in the early afternoon and was put out about 30 minutes later, Imperial spokesman Jon Harding said.

"There was no interruption to operations," Harding said.

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