Huge explosion in local gas refinery in PhiladelphiaChristian Fernsby ▼ | June 21, 2019
A massive fireball lit up the night sky in South Philadelphia early Friday in what was apparently an explosion at a local gas refinery.
America A massive fireball lit up the night sky
Officials in Philadelphia confirmed that the early morning fire started at the 150-year-old Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refining Complex, but could not offer further details.
Reports of the fire began spreading on social media shortly after 4 a.m. Friday.
KYW-TV reported that the refinery has its own fire brigade. No injuries have been disclosed at this time. The cause of the fire was still unclear. ■