Fire breaks out a chemical plant outside Belgrade

NEWS 03.09.202114:36

One person was injured in the fire that broke out on Friday at the petro-chemical plant in the town of Pancevo near Belgrade.

The HIP Petrohemija plant said that the fire started at a processing facility in the Etilen factory, adding that all production was stopped. “Company firefighters reacted quickly and placed the fire under control with support from firefighters and the oil refinery and Pancevo fire brigade. One employee was lightly injured in the evacuation and received medical care before returning to work,” a press release said.

It said that an investigation was underway.