Enormous Blaze at Indonesian Oil Refinery Lights Up Sky

A fire broke out at an oil refinery in West Java, Indonesia, in the early hours of March 29, according to local news reports and social media posts.

This footage, filmed by Bintang Halful Fudul, shows flames engulfing the Balongan refinery, which is run by the state-owned Pertamina oil company.

Citing police, local news reports said the suspected cause of the blaze was a tank leak.

Five people were injured and about 950 were evacuated, local media reported. Credit: Bintang Halful Fudul via Storyful