Chemical explosion injures 4 at Valero's Memphis refinery-report

Mon Dec 3, 2012 11:35am EST

Dec 3 (Reuters) - A chemical explosion at Valero Energy Corp's Memphis, Tennessee, refinery injured at least four people Monday morning, a local media report with News Channel 3 said.

The report quoted the Memphis Fire Department as saying the explosion involved hydrogen chloride.

Valero runs the 180,000 barrel-per-day refinery in Memphis, Tennessee.


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