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Crews contain plant fire in Bellevue

BELLEVUE, OH (Toledo News Now) - The Bellevue Police Department confirms that crews are on the scene of a fire at the MagEeTech plant in Bellevue.

A single trailer containing scrap magnesium was found on fire.

When ignited, magnesium does not react well to water. Rain has been falling in the area since Friday morning.

People living near the plant are being told to stay inside their homes, and wait for further instructions from authorities.

The plant also dealt with a fire back in March.

We will continue to follow this developing story. Tune in to WTOL 11 Your Morning Saturday at 6 a.m. for the latest information.

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