Fire at Kuwait’s Burgan oilfield under control, no injuries

An employee of the Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) looks at an oil refinery. (File Photo: AFP)

A limited fire that had broken out at a pump at Kuwait’s Burgan oilfield has been brought under control, Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) said early on Thursday.

The fire, which broke out on Wednesday, was brought under control immediately and did not result in any injuries, according to a KOC statement reported by state news agency KUNA.

Last Update: 06:54 KSA 09:54 - GMT 06:54