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Equinor shuts Melkoeya LNG plant amid fire, says no one injured

FILE PHOTO: Equinor's logo is seen at the company's headquarters in Stavanger, Norway December 5, 2019. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins/File Photo

OSLO (Reuters) - Equinor EQNR.OL has closed down production at its Melkoeya liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant in Norway after a fire broke out, the company told Reuters on Monday.

No one was injured in the blaze, a spokesman said.

Emergency staff continued to work at the site.

Reporting by Nora Kamprath Buli, editing by Terje Solsvik

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