Deer Park, TX -- A chemical plant fire ignited on Tuesday at Hexicon.
The fire was quickly put out and had no injuries. Because it was put out so quickly, there was no danger to the community, according to emergency officials.
Emergency crews from the nearby Shell Plant responded to the scene. Hexicon and Shell are not associated, but they have an agreement to help each other in the event of an emergency.
"The top priority of Shell Deer Park is to operate in a safe and environmentally sound manner. Shell would like to thank our outstanding emergency response personnel for their quick and comprehensive response to this issue," officials stated. See the whole story here.
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