Shell monitoring release at Deer Park plant

November 1, 2012 10:24:46 AM PDT
An emergency response team was called following a chemical release at the Shell plant in Deer Park early this morning.

According to Shell, it happened at around 5:15am. A storage tank was releasing hydrocarbons. Shell emergency responders arrived and were able to stabilize the tank.

No one was hurt and all workers were accounted for. Shell says they don't expect any offsite impact.