Huge Oil Refinery Explosion in Venezuela

Venezuela Oil Refinery Explosion & Hospital Evacuation

A hospital in the northeastern state of Anzoategui, Venezuela, has been evacuated following an explosion and a fire that engulfed an oil refinery located nearby, local media have reported.

The IVSS Hospital, located near the Guaraguao oil refinery, which is operated by PDVSA (Petroleum of Venezuela), suffered an explosion that led to a huge fire visible from miles around, the El Tiempo newspaper reported.  Read more