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At least 11 injured in explosion at Wisconsin oil refinery

An explosion at an oil refinery in Wisconsin. (Twitter)
April 26, 2018

This is a breaking news story. Please check back for updates.

There was an explosion Thursday at an oil refinery in Wisconsin that resulted in multiple injuries, a local Fox affiliate reported.

At least 11 people were injured.

Some initial reports claimed there are “at least 20 casualties.”

There were officials and first responders on the scene at Husk Energy, formerly the Calumet Oil Refinery, in Superior, according to the Superior Fire Department.

The fire department initially said “multiple casualties” have been reported and “at least six transported.”

Details about the explosion have not been released yet.

The refinery employs about 180 people.