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Explosion causes gas prices to increase

Explosion causes gas prices to increase

Katherine Feaster

March 1, 2015


Filed under Breaking News, Community, News

  Gas prices in Chico quickly rose after an explosion interrupted gasoline production. It occurred at the Exxon Mobil Corp. oil refinery on Feb. 18 in Torrance, where an over-pressurization in the air-pollution-control system caused it to blow up. A week after the blast retail gas prices have shot up to 25...

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