June 29, 2010 / 2:49 PM / 9 years ago

Total:UK refinery fire at CDU, rail shipment restarts

LONDON, June 29 (Reuters) - Total (TOTF.PA) said on Tuesday that the fire at the 223,000 barrels-per-day Lindsey oil refinery in the UK started at one of the two working crude distillation units.

A spokesman at the refinery said all the adjacent refining units have been safely isolated.

Rail product shipments from the refinery have restarted within last hour, while road shipments have been halted, he said.

Reporting by Chris Baldwin; Editing by Alison Birrane

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