Reports the Phillips 66 Wood River Refinery in Roxana is dealing with a shut down are not true, according to a company spokesman. Melissa Erker tells The Big Z it is company policy not to discuss plant operations, but:
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She says if there were any issues that needed to be communicated, they would work with public officials to communicate with the public, adding that right now they are "running solidly 24/7" as they do every day. Reports of a shutdown may be responsible for the recent spike in gas prices, according to a story from the Reuters news service.