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Fiery ‘flaring’ shuts main road as power fails: Cops, firefighters rush to Torrance refinery

An “unplanned flaring event” at the Torrance Refining Co. — the second in as many days — prompted the closure of a section of Del Amo Boulevard for about two hours Monday morning, police said. This morning’s flare-off was caused by an “offsite transformer failure” and resulted in the closure of Del Amo Boulevard between Maple […]