UPDATED: Fire behind former Doehler-Jarvis plant

Posted by Nick Dutton - email

UPDATE: Statement by Resource Reclamation

Toledo, OH - July 25, 2008 -- Resource Reclamation Toledo, LLC, experienced a fire yesterday evening at its recently commissioned plant in Toledo at 5400 Detroit Ave.  The cause of the fire is under investigation by insurance adjusters, and we are thankful that our employees were able to exit the building without injury.

Through the efforts of the Toledo Fire Department and our employees the fire was contained in a small section of the plant with no major damage to our specialized processing equipment.  We expect to resume partial operations early next week and plan to be back in full operation within two weeks.

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTOL) - Toledo firefighters were on the scene of a fire behind the former Doehler-Jarvis plant in the 5400 block of North Detroit Avenue, in west Toledo Thursday night. Thick, black smoke was coming from the Resource Reclamation building.

The two-alarm fire broke out around 7:15pm. Firefighters fought the fire on the roof.

Ten employees were inside the building. No one is saying how the fire started, but they do tell News 11 no one was hurt.

The area around Rozelle and North Detroit was blocked off because of the fire.

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