Fire at Aldrich Chemical Plant in Sheboygan County

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TOWN OF WILSON - A fire at Sigma-Aldrich chemical plant in Sheboygan County caused damage in a lab Wednesday afternoon.

Multiple fire departments responded to the plant, located at 5485 County Road V in the Town of Wilson. The fire was brought under control within 30 minutes.

Around 50 emergency personal assisted at the scene according to Town of Wilson Fire Chief Brian Schmitt. The damage was kept within the one lab room of the building.

The Town of Wilson Fire Department remained at the plant until 6 PM to ensure the fire did not spread to other parts of the facility.

Fire departments from Oostburg, Cedar Grove and the City of Sheboygan assisted the Town of Wilson Fire Department including Oostburg Ambulance, Plymouth Fire Department Ambulance, Town of Wilson First Responders and the Sheboygan County HAZMAT Team.

No injuries were reported.

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