28 Sep '11, 8am

Pictures: Smoke from Pulau Bukom fire sighted from Redhill

Pictures: Smoke from Pulau Bukom fire sighted from Redhill

A fire broke out on the island of Pulau Bukom early Wednesday afternoon. -- PHOTO: STOMP A fire broke out on the island of Pulau Bukom early Wednesday afternoon. Citizen journalism site Stomp posted pictures of billowing clouds of dark smoke, as seen from Alexandra Point. The smoke was visible all the way from Redhill, said netizen Kat. Pulau Bukom is an offshore island located roughly 6.5km south-west of the Singapore mainland. The island is home to petroleum giant Shell's oil refinery and chemical plants.

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