© Reuters. Fire breaks out at Exxon’s Baton Rouge refinery
- Exxon Mobil (XOM +0.4%) says a fire that broke out early this morning at its 502K bbl/day Baton Rouge, La., refinery has been contained.
- The 210K bbl/day crude section of the refinery was shut down following the incident, although the fire occurred in a different part of the plant, according to energy industry intelligence service Genscape.
- XOM says the cause of the fire is being investigated; no injuries were reported.
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