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Thornton closes on Burwell Acquisition

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Thornton Oil Corp., which operates approximately 150 convenience stores, closed on its acquisition of Lincoln, Ill.-based Burwell Oil Co. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

The acquisition boosts Thornton Oil's presence in Illinois. The deal includes 21 convenience stores, a travel plaza and nine car washes in Illinois.

Thornton Oil, a privately held company, operates units in Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois and Connecticut.
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