Brazil, Recife: At least three fire engines worked to put out the transformer fire at a substation owned by the Brazilian power company Energy Company of Pernambuco in the Peixinhos district of Olinda, north of Recife.

Flashes from Recife transformer explosion light up the night sky

Brazil, Recife: At least three fire engines worked to put out the transformer fire at a substation owned by the Brazilian power company Energy Company of Pernambuco in the Peixinhos district of Olinda, north of Recife.

The fire department said the fire was caused by a leak of mineral oil from one of the transformers, according to Diario de Pernambuco.