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Fire crews called to PA chocolate plant

Fire crews in Lancaster County responded to a fire at a chocolate plant in Mount Joy Tuesday night. County dispatchers said firefighters were called out to Cargill Cocoa and Chocolate around 7:15 p.m. The fire chief determined the fire was in a cocoa bean roaster. Dispatchers also said as crews were cleaning up and leaving, […]

Fire at UK recycling plant

Firefighters were called to tackle a blaze that broke out at a recycling plant near Mickleton last night. Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service was called to the fire at Sims Metal Management in Long Marston Road at 5.40pm on Wednesday evening and sent pumps from Pebworth, Broadway and two from Evesham plus a water […]

Bathroom vent fan causes fire at PA snack plant

Firefighters from Berks and Lebanon counties quickly stopped an electrical fire at a gluten-free snacks plant in Womelsdorf Tuesday morning, officials said. The fire started at a bathroom vent fan in the Wylde Snack Foods facility, 201 N. Third St., about 11:30 a.m., said Ryan A. Zerbe, Womelsdorf Fire Company deputy chief. It spread to […]

Electrical fire stalls production at VA carbonite plant

NORTON, Va. — A fire in a plant that manufactures carbonite briquettes temporarily stalled production Wednesday, but the cleanup process was well under way during the day, company officials said. A small fire broke out in an electrical room at the Virginia Carbonite plant in the Blackwood area of Wise County, just outside of Norton, […]

Forklift may have caused early morning fire at TX warehouse

HOUSTON KTRK — Firefighters spent the morning on the scene of a warehouse fire in northeast Harris County. The flames broke out at the Quality Control Trucking Company on Sheldon and Wood at around 4:18am. Crews had the fire knocked down within 30 minutes. Crews from Sheldon, Channelview, Cloverleaf, Crosby and the Eastex Fire Departments […]

Fire Crews Battle Fire At NC Goodyear Plant

Fayetteville, NC — A fire broke out at the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Plant in Fayetteville on Saturday. Fire crews were called to the scene shortly after 5pm according to Cumberland County authorities. No serious damage was reported. Authorities are still looking into the cause of the fire. According to union president Darryl Jackson, no […]

Unknown cause of explosion and fire at Iowa fiber plant

CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) – The Cedar Rapids Fire Department is investigating what caused an explosion and fire at a fiber plant Friday morning. Greg Buelow, Public Information Officer for the Cedar Rapids Fire Department, says crews were called to J Rettenmaier USA at 725 41st Avenue Drive SW shortly after 9 a.m. on Friday. Buelow […]

MI manufacturing business destroyed in fire

FREEPORT, MI — Flames destroyed the Cheesebrough Corp. manufacturing company here early Thursday morning, drawing at least five departments to the scene on Division Street for hours. At 6:30 a.m., Barry County dispatchers said Freeport firefighters were still on scene at the building, 260 Division St. There were no injuries reported. Firefighters spent hours battling […]

Fire at MI pool supply company leaves 1 firefighter injured

TAYLOR, Mich. (WJBK) – Crews battled a fire at a pool supply company in Taylor Thursday morning that left one firefighter injured. Officials say the fire broke out overnight at PoolTown located on the 7800 block of Telegraph Road between Wick and Ecorse roads. Officials say one firefighter was treated for inhaling chlorine fumes. The […]

Fire crews respond to Oregon industrial fire

The Albany Fire Department went to the scene of an industrial fire at Panolam Industries at 3030 SW Calapooia just before 5 p.m. Monday. When crews arrived, they saw black smoke coming from the building. The building manager attempted to use several fire extinguishers while other employees called 911. Engines and ambulances from all four […]

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