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Detroit Residents Want Evacuation Plan After Marathon Refinery Fire

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Detroit's Marathon Refinery (Getty Images). | Getty Images

People who live in southwest Detroit want to know why they were not given evacuation orders following last Saturday's explosion and fire at the Marathon oil refinery.

A large storage tank exploded and burned. The fire was immediately determined to be a Hazmat situation, and residents in nearby Melvindale were evacuated.

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