Fire erupts at Chesterfield aluminum plant

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A fire erupted in a Chesterfield aluminum plant Wednesday morning.

Chesterfield Fire tells 8News that crews were dispatched to the Kaiser Aluminum Plant located at 1801 Reymet Road in Chesterfield County at 4:45 a.m.

A metal press caught on fire but was extinguished by the building’s sprinkler system. The fire did not spread to any of the other machinery and was marked under control at 5:53 a.m. Firefighters remained on scene to help with the smoke ventilation process.

No injuries were reported in the fire.

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