Huge transformer fire in Texas City sends thick black smoke into air

USA, Texas: A transformer caught fire at CentrePoint’s Texas City substation yesterday, sending thick black smoke into the air that could be seen from as far away as downtown Houston, according to local media.

As firefighters battled the fire, CenterPoint confirmed all employees had been accounted for and no one was hurt, reports KHOU11.

As a result of the fire, some parts of the city experienced outages.

Source: KHOU11