Crews Battle Blaze at Clarion Industries

| March 7, 2013

SHIPPENVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Several fire crews responded to the scene of a fire at Clarion Industries in Shippenville on Thursday afternoon.

Officials say the blaze broke out around 1:00 p.m. at Clarion Industries fiberboard plant located at 143 Fiberboard Road, just off Route 322 in Shippenville.

“The fire was in the drying system,” said Shippenville-Elk Township VFD Chief Jeremy Hallberg. “Everything was contained within duct work.”

Crews from Shippenville-Elk Township VFD, Washington Township VFD, Knox Volunteer Fire Co., Clarion Fire & Hose Co. No. 1, Emlenton VFD Rapid Intervention Team, and Shippenville-Elk Ambulance responded to the scene.

No one was injured in the fire.

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