UPDATE: Fire Reported at Alloys Plant in Mason County

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

UPDATE 3/11/11 @ 10:35 p.m.
NEW HAVEN, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Firefighters initially responded to a report of a fire with explosion at Felman Production along W.Va. Route 62, about 2 miles north of New Haven, according to a news release from the New Haven Volunteer Fire Department.

When they arrived, firefighters discovered a large structure on fire inside the alloy manufacturing plant, with flames and heavy smoke visible. Firefighters brought the fire under control by 8:30 p.m. Friday.

As noted earlier, two workers were transported to an area hospital with minor injuries.

The cause of the fire is under investigation by authorities with Felman Production.

NEW HAVEN, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Emergency workers in Mason County dealt with a fire Friday night at Felman Production, county officials say.

Some sort of ignition at the plant resulted in a fire. A couple of workers were taken to the hospital with what are described as minor injuries.

The fire was reported about 8 p.m.

According to its website, Felman Production is a West Virginia-based producer of ferroalloys.

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