VERACRUZ.- Task forces of the three levels of government attend a fire registered at 10:00 pm at the Lázaro Cárdenas refinery in the municipality of Minatitlán, reporting it as controlled.
The fire caused fear and nervousness among the population of the area, as it is not the first time that something similar has occurred in the facilities of the state production company.
Various videos circulated in social networks where it is observed how the flames rise to several meters high and voices are heard requesting the presence of the firefighting team.
According to the report of the Ministry of Civil Production of the state of Veracruz so far no victim of the fire has been reported.
“At the moment there is no report of injured people, and it does not present a risk to the population. Internal personnel of the refinery carried out the corresponding tasks to control the fire, in coordination with state and local task forces for cordoning off, as well as fighting and controlling the fire, “Civil Protection said in the statement.
Elements of PEMEX, SEMAR, SSP, State and municipal PC, as well as the H. Fire Department arrived to attend the emergency.