There is very little information at this time, but there was an explosion at the Valero plant in St. Bernard Parish at around 1 o'clock Friday morning.

WWL-TV is reporting that they learned of the explosion today after there were several pictures posted to their Facebook page.

Details are unclear at this time as to whether or not anyone was injured.

The station reports that firefighters are working to extinguish the existing fire that has been described as small in nature.

Visitors to the WWL-TV Facebook page said that they felt the explosion rock their homes.

We will provide more information at it become available.

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