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BRIEF-Syncrude says fire under control but still burning at oil sands site
March 15, 2017 / 9:10 PM / in 8 months

BRIEF-Syncrude says fire under control but still burning at oil sands site

March 15 (Reuters) - Syncrude Canada says:

* Fire at oil sands plant the result of a line failure that caused a treated naphtha leak

* Fire remains isolated and controlled as of Wednesday afternoon

* Remainder of oil sands operation remains in safe and stable condition

* Once safe to proceed company will conduct complete damage assessment and begin repairs Further company coverage: (Reporting By Nia Williams)

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