Florence firefighters put out small fire at furniture plant

FLORENCE (WBTW) — Florence firefighters responded to a small fire at the La-Z-Boy plant on Douglas Street Wednesday evening.

According to Fire Marshall Ken Carr, firefighters arrived around 8:15 p.m. to find a fire in the electrical room where a transformer was burning.  They kept the building cool until the power company came to secure the damaged transformer.  T

There were no injuries, and firefighters placed control of the scene in company officials’ hands.

No word on the cause of the fire.



Comments are closed.