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Crews battling fire at Kern Oil and Refining in Lamont

Posted at 10:38 AM, Apr 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-08 13:38:35-04

Multiple crews are battling a blaze at a refinery in Lamont on Wednesday morning.

According to the Kern County Fire Department's incident page, crews were called out to the scene at Kern Oil and Refining Company in Lamont just after 10 a.m.

According to the California Highway Patrol's incident page, there is no threat of an explosion and roads will not be shut down.

It's not known what caused the fire or if anyone was hurt.