SPRINGFIELD, Ill. —  Upon learning about the deadly fire and reported explosion at the Seneca Petroleum Plant, state Rep. Dagmara “Dee” Avelar, D-Bolingbrook, released the following statement:

“I am deeply concerned about the fire at the Seneca Petroleum Plant, and my thoughts and prayers are with the deceased, the injured, and everyone affected by this tragic incident. I am monitoring the situation and once more information is available, will be available to help however possible. I also want to extend my thanks to the emergency personnel for their swift response and tireless efforts to keep our communities safe.”

Rep. Dagmara
Rep. Dagmara “Dee” Avelar

85th District

Springfield Office:
265-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-4179

District Office:
1050 W. Romeo Rd
Romeoville, IL 60446
(815) 372-0085