Tornado reportedly strikes Exxon facility on Thursday morning

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A tornado has reportedly hit the ExxonMobil Pipeline facility in Sorrento. 

Exxon released this statement about the events that took place on Thursday:  

On the morning of June 6, 2019, a tornado struck an ExxonMobil Pipeline Company facility located in Sorrento, Louisiana. Emergency personnel are responding.  We regret to inform that five personnel have been injured as a result. They were immediately transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital. Our focus now is on ensuring the safety of our employees and contract personnel.  We are currently working to confirm the status of all site personnel. The Sorrento team is also assessing the site for damage.  We will have more information as soon as it becomes available.

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