Fire contained in production building at Longview paper mill - KPTV - FOX 12

Fire contained in production building at Longview paper mill

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Courtesy: Branson Myers Courtesy: Branson Myers
LONGVIEW, WA (KPTV) -

Crews contained a fire at a paper mill in Longview on Friday.

The paper machine fire occurred in a production building at the KapStone Paper Mill.

A Longview Fire Department spokesman said an onsite fire suppression team and the building’s sprinkler system managed to knock down the bulk of the fire before city crews arrived.

Firefighters confirmed the fire was contained and turned the incident back over to mill officials who are investigating the cause of the fire.

There were no reports of injuries.

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