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Early morning fire at cotton plant

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Feb '07
Yesterday, fire took place at U.S. Cotton plant located in the 11100 block of Westlake Drive, off Westinghouse Boulevard.

Fire tenders were pressed to douse the fire that took place in early morning.

According to workers and authorities, cotton apparently stopped up a machine and caught on fire.

At the time of the incident, two dozens employees were trapped in the factory, but they were evacuated.

Till now, no injury is reported and workers re-entered the building after 45 minutes.


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