Firefighters Extinguish Power Plant Blaze

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power plant fire protectionLudlow, MA -- Ludlow firefighters spent Sunday morning fighting a fire at the hydro-electric power plant.

The call came into the fire department at 2am on Sunday.  Upon arrival, firefighters found a large turbine on fire.  The building's maintenance manager was called in to turn off the power to the building to allow firefighters to safely extinguish the fire.

It took firefighters three hours to extinguish the blaze.  The fire was large, but luckily, no one was injured.