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Firefighters battle Lafarge fire (10 photos, update)

Firefighters are currently on the scene of a fire in Industrial Park

Lafarge issued the following statement:

Lafarge confirms a conveyor belt fire at its Sault Ste. Marie ready-mix plant this morning. No one was injured. The company is cooperating fully with local authorities to investigate the incident. 

The following is a news release issued by Sault Ste. Marie Fire Services:

On Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, Sault Ste. Marie Fire Service crews responded to a 911 call in the north-end of the city.

Shortly after 10 a.m., fire crews responded to a fire in the 0-100 Block of Industrial Court A. 

No injuries are reported and the fire is not considered suspicious.

The fire is currently under investigation.

Original story:

Crews are on the scene of a fire at Lafarge Canada in Industrial Park. We'll have more on this story as it comes available. 


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