Richmond refinery fire -- observers
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Richmond refinery fire

Richmond refinery fire -- observers
People watch smoke rise from the Chevron refinery in Richmond, Calif., from a vantage point in the hills of nearby El Cerrito in the east San Francisco Bay Area. (Brad Zweerink / Associated Press)
Refinery fire
Smoke billows from a crude oil unit at the Chevron refinery in Richmond, Calif. (D. Ross Cameron/Contra Costa Times/MCT)
Refinery fire -- flames
Falmes and smoke can be seen rising from a crude oil unit at the Chevron refinery in Richmond, north of Oakland. (D. Ross Cameron/Contra Costa Times/MCT)
Refinery fire
Observers take pictures of the fire at the Chevron oil refinery in Richmond, Calif. (D. Ross Cameron/Contra Costa Times/MCT)
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Smoke from the refinery fire in Richmond could be seen from San Francisco. In the foreground is Alcatraz Island.  (Eric Risberg / Associated Press)
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