Firefighting operations go on after a fire broke out at a TonenGeneral Sekiyu K.K. oil refinery in Arida, Wakayama prefecture, western Japan, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017.
Kyodo News reported the fire prompted authorities to urge nearly 3,000 local residents to evacuate according to firefighters and local city officials.
No injuries were reported.
(Yohei Nishimura/Kyodo News via AP)