FILE PHOTO: Firefighters try to extinguish a fire that broke out at the combined cycle power plant in Semnan, Iran August 4, 2020. REUTERS./

 – A large fire broke out in an industrial zone in Iran‘s southwestern city of Doroud, state media reported on Wednesday.

“A fire occurred in the tanks of the Gohar petro-refinery Industrial Zone in Doroud, injuring two people who were hospitalised,” an official from Lorestan provincial authority said.

Sixteen fire trucks were dispatched to tackle the blaze, whose cause was unknown.

(Reporting by Dubai Newsroom; Editing by Andrew Heavens and Jon Boyle)

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