Manufacturing News / Industrial Safety

Texas manufacturing plant catches fire for the second time this year

By Erika Bazaldua and Brennon Gurley for KLTV Texas

Nov 14, 2019

Officials are investigating a fire at an Athens manufacturing plant that started early Thursday morning.

As of 5 a.m., fire officials in Henderson County said the blaze was contained at Dallas Manufacturing on Athens Brick Road. The plant makes pet beds.

According to Athens Fire Marshal Lance West, seven workers were inside the building when the fire started.

To learn more, read "Athens manufacturing plant goes up in flames for second time in 2019" from KLTV Texas.