Fire out at Citgo Lemont refinery-fire department

HOUSTON Sun May 17, 2009 8:39pm BST

HOUSTON May 17 (Reuters) - A fire in a coking unit conveyor belt at Citgo Petroleum Corp's 167,000 barrel per day (bpd) Lemont, Illinois, refinery was extinguished Sunday, according to the Lemont fire department.

"Part of the fire was in the Citgo refinery," said a fire department spokesman. (Reporting by Erwin Seba; Editing by Steve Orlofsky)