RSS   Newsletter   Contact   Advertise with us
Post Online Media

Two chemical tanks explode in Venezuela oil company facility

Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn
Staff Writer | Thursday March 14, 2019 4:43AM ET
Petro San Felix facility
LatAm   Petro San Felix facility

Two tanks containing thinners exploded on Wednesday at a facility belonging to Venezuela's state oil company PDVSA in eastern Anzoategui state.


Please disable your ad blocker for POST to be able to enjoy our free content.
There have been no reports of victims as yet, according to local media.

The blast occurred at "the Petro San Felix facility located in San Diego de Cabrutica," the daily Ultimas Noticias reported via Twitter.

Petro San Felix is located at the Jose Antonio Anzoategui (CIJAA) industrial complex, which covers some 740 hectares (about 7.4 sq km).

"Oil workers reported the situation without indicating whether there were injuries. Firefighters (are) at the site," the daily said.

 

What to read next
POST Online Media Contact

 More inside POST