RICHMOND, Calif. (KGO) -- Chevron is saying that there's no danger to the public, from "flaring" at its Richmond refinery, and it was all due to an equipment malfunction.
It was classified as a "level one incident" which means some hazardous materials were released, with the possibility of impact off the site of the plant.
No shelter in place warning was issued.
Equipment failure causes flaring at Richmond Chevron refinery
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