CONOVER, NC (WBTV) - Fire crews battled a 2-alarm fire at an industrial facility in Conover Monday afternoon.
According to the Conover Fire Department, the fire burned at a five-story industrial facility on Simpson Street SW.
Crews arrived to the scene of the fire and saw smoke visible from the facility.
A second alarm was called out and the department requested assistance from the Hickory Fire Department. The St. Stephens Fire Department also responded.
At 5 p.m., crews say they knocked down the fire and were attempting to locate further hidden Fire within the oven system.
Around 7 p.m., all departments left the scene after 27 firefighters contained the fire to the dryer/oven system.
There’s no word on the cause of the fire or if anyone was injured.
No further information was released.