A fire broke out early on Wednesday at Mina Abdullah refinery resulted by an oil leak in crude pipes, said Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC).
The fire, which occurred at 0230 local time, in the refinery was caused by an oil leak in the crude oil refining pipes. The refinery's firefighting team was able to contain the fire and extinguish it, Head of the Public Relations and Media and KNPC spokesperson, Eng. Mohammad Al-Ajmi told KUNA.
Al-Ajmi added, no casualties were reported among workers, imports and exports of Mina Abdullah refinery's production were not halted.