None hurt in Butler County industrial plant fire
No injuries were reported at a Butler County industrial plant fire Friday morning.
Emergency dispatchers said the fire at the Sonnenborn Corp. plant along Route 268 in Fairview was first reported around 3 a.m., but was brought under control quickly.
Anita Orzcso, human resources director for the plant, wasn't immediately available to provide additional information.
The 250-acre plant, built in 1885, manufactures white oils, petrolatums and microcrystalline waxes, according to the U.S. Department of Environmental Protection.
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