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No injuries in refinery fire

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Sep 23, 2013 at 6:54 am

ST. PAUL PARK, Minn. (AP) Northern Tier Energy is assessing damage from a fire at its oil refinery in St. Paul Park.

Officials say the fire started in a crude oil pump about 11:30 a.m. Sunday. Firefighters from the refinery, St. Paul Park and Newport extinguished the fire by 2:30 p.m.

No one was hurt in the fire. Northern Tier Energy says it's notified the relevant federal, state and local agencies about the fire.

The refinery is located in southern Washington County.

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