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Wood River,

city (1990 pop. 11,490), Madison co., SW Ill., on the Mississippi River just above its junction with the Missouri; inc. 1923. It has oil refineries and pipeline terminals, and petroleum additives are produced.
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Roxana, IL, July 10, 2017 --(PR.com)-- On June 16, 2017, Duane Shirley filed a complaint which alleges that his wife, Theresa Shirley, contracted multiple myeloma and eventually died because of benzene she was exposed to while she grew up and went to school near the Wood River Refinery in Roxana, Illinois and the old Amoco Refinery in Wood River Illinois.
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Express System, composed of Express pipeline and Platte Pipeline, is an integrated 1,717-mile crude pipeline system that originates at Hardisty, Alberta and terminates at Wood River, Illinois.
This time, two pipelines that feed Phillips 66's Wood River refinery in Illinois have closed as a precaution while at Memphis, Tennessee, ExxonMobil was making preparations for possible closure of its refined products terminal and Valero Energy Corp was preparing for possible flooding its refinery.
The system is one of the most extensive crude oil pipeline systems in North America, delivering to refineries at Wood River and Patoka, IL, Cushing, OK and Port Arthur, TX.