Lightning strikes Petronas’ GPP distillation tower


Dateline 2019-07-17, NST:

A distillation tower at Petronas gas processing plant 6 (GPP 6) in Santong caught fire after it was struck by lightning at about 8pm yesterday.

Firemen from the Paka station and Petronas have been battling the fire for nearly eight hours before it was brought under control early today.

The area has been cordoned off by security personnel.

At the moment, there are no reports on casualties.

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