Fire at Baton Rouge ExxonMobil refinery contained

BATON ROUGE - A fire broke out at the ExxonMobil refinery in Baton Rouge overnight.

Flames were reported around 2:30 a.m.

A tweet by the refinery sent out just after 5 a.m. reported that the fire had been contained.

No injuries have been reported, and the ExxonMobil said no “offsite impact” is expected.

Stay tuned to WGNO for more information on this developing story.