Posted: Apr 17, 2013 1:56 PM
BEAUMONT - Several contract workers at an Exxon-Mobil plant in Beaumont were injured in a fire this morning. A release from the oil company says the employees were conducting work on a process unit down for maintenance.
Emergency personnel treated 12 injured workers and sent six in the group to area hospitals. Local media says three people were seriously burned.
There's no comment on what caused the fire.
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