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Fire Breaks Out At Metal Works Plant In LaVergne

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LAVERGNE, Tenn. – Firefighters were on the scene of a two-alarm blaze at a metal works plant Tuesday night.

The building was evacuated at Parthenon Metal Works located at 5018 Murfreesboro Road in LaVergne.

Officials said oil collected at the bottom of a scrap metal pit while some employees were trying to clean it. A metal cutting device then caught the oil on fire, sparking the blaze.

The fire was contained, and no injuries were reported.

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