Firefighters Extinguish Processing Plant Fire

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processing plant fireCanada -- Firefighters responded to an electrical fire on Tuesday at a processing plant.

The fire broke out at the matte processing plant at 8pm on Tuesday.  The cause of the fire is still under investigation; however, it is known that the fire was electrical.

High voltage power lines made fighting the fire dangerous.  Fire crews had to stand by while officials made the area safe.

All staff were able to be evacuated safely, without injury.

The complex is running today, but the processing plant is not in operation.