SHELBY, NC (WBTV) - Several fire crews responded to a fire at the Clearwater Paper Plant in Shelby Saturday evening.
The fire broke out around 5:45 p.m.
Officials tell WBTV around 100 workers were inside when it started. They evacuated immediately, and no one was hurt.
According to a fire official, the blaze started in a storage room in the back of the plant. There is no word yet on the damages.
Workers are waiting for an all-clear from fire crews. If given the all clear, they will return to work Sunday.