An explosion and fire ripped through an Irvine Oil refinery on Monday in the Canadian province of New Brunswick, local media reported.
It was not known if there were casualties.
"We are actively assessing the situation at this time and will share more information when available," it said.
Images posted on social media networks showed flames and a column of black smoke rising from the refinery.
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