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06 May 2019 | 04:53 PM UTC

Iran: Lingering disruptions possible after pipeline fire in Khuzestan May 6

Iran News Alert

Lingering disruptions possible after pipeline fire in Khuzestan May 6; road closures and evacuations reported

TIMEFRAME expected from 5/6/2019, 12:00 AM until 5/6/2019, 11:59 PM (Asia/Tehran). COUNTRY/REGION Khuzestan province

Event

A pipeline fire in Khuzestan province prompted temporary road closures and the evacuation of Salehabad on Monday, May 6. The Ahvaz-Omidiyeh pipeline reportedly caught fire after maintenance workers pierced the line, causing a leak. Firefighters temporarily closed the road between Ahvaz and Omidiyeh before extinguishing the associated fire. 

Advice

Individuals in the affected area in Khuzestan province are advised to monitor developments to the situation, avoid the site of the explosion, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.

 

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