City of Borger/Hutchinson County OEM Issues All Clear at Phillips 66 Plant


UPDATE 11:46 A.M. 

The all-clear has been given by officials at the Phillips 66 plant regarding the incident.

Officials say at no time during the monitoring were any levels detected to indicate a concern for the public.

Phillips 66 will continue to ensure that appropriate monitoring will be conducted.

ORIGINAL 10:02 A.M. 

The City of Borger/Hutchinson County OEM is working with Phillips 66 to closely monitor an incident at the plant.

Officials say they are monitoring the situation to ensure there is no cause for concern to the public. 

People in the downwind area may notice a pungent or irritating smell. The smell alone is not a cause for concern. 

If anything rises to a level to become an issue to the public, City of Borger/Hutchinson County OEM  will post updates. During these types of incidents, it is not uncommon for rumors and speculation to begin.

Because of the monitoring teams, City of Borger/Hutchinson County OEM politely ask that people not call 911, dispatch or OEM to report odors.

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