Elizabethtown, NC -- A chemical plant fire shut down roads in North Carolina. It took fire crews an entire workday to extinguish the fire.
The fire ignited at Tiger Products, a chemical plant in Elizabethtown. Fire crews were called to the scene at 9:30am on Monday. The fire grew more powerful and additional crews were called to the scene. The Fayetteville Hazardous-material team also reported to the plant.
The fire caused roads to shut down and an evacuation of residents within a quarter mile radius.
The cause of the fire is not yet known. No injuries were reported. It has not been reported if fire sprinklers were installed at the facility.
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