Fire at Washington Plant

Combustible material too close to a heater sparked a fire at a Washington plant Friday morning.

Flanders Filters, just off of Highway 264, spent much of the day cleaning up after the two-alarm fire.

Washington Fire and Rescue crews say the fire started in one of the companies filter paint storage buildings. Fire officials say none of the plants 206 employees were injured, thanks to some safety measures.


275 E. Arlington Blvd. Greenville, NC 27858 252-439-7777
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