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Smoke And Flames Pour From Roof, Damage Glass Plant In Monaca

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MONACA, Pa. (KDKA) -- Fire damaged the Anchor Hocking Glass Plant in Beaver County on Wednesday night.

Crews were called to the scene around 9 p.m. on Ninth Street in Monaca, and smoke and flames could be seen coming from the roof.

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Photo Courtesy of Gretchen Brubaker

Everyone inside was able to make it out safely.

According to the Beaver County Times, the fire started in the automatic department where glass is made, causing minor damage.


Workers were allowed back inside before 11 p.m.

Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.

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