Fire at Newark's Evergreen Refinery

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    The Evergreen (Petroleum) Refinery in Newark, Calif., had a three-alarm fire on May 12, 2010.

    Emergency response is battling a sulfuric acid tanker fire at the Evergreen Refinery in Newark, according to local reports. The refinery

    The fire is at two alarms as of 6:07 a.m., involving 13 fire trucks. There is reportedly one injury. Alameda County has an EMS advisory in effect.

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    The same refinery encountered a three-alarm fire on May 12, 2010. That fire involved 65 firefighters from Alameda County as well as Fremont and Union City crews.