Explosion reported at Irving Oil refinery in Saint John
There have been several reports of an explosion and fire at the Irving Oil refinery in Saint John.
Saint John resident Doug Bruce said he was about five or six kilometres away from the refinery at the time of the explosion.
“It felt like a truck had run into the building I was in,” Bruce told Global News.
He said he heard emergency vehicles heading toward the scene, but didn’t say how many.
More to come.
–With files from Rebecca Joseph.