Large fire reported at textile plant in Indian Land

Published: Apr. 8, 2017 at 2:30 AM EDT|Updated: Apr. 8, 2017 at 9:44 AM EDT
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INDIAN LAND, SC (WBTV) - Firefighters responded to a fire at a textile plant in Indian Land, South Carolina Friday evening.

The fire broke out before 9:30 p.m. at the Keer America building on the 9600 block of Old Bailes Road. Smoke could be seen coming from the building as a large number of firefighters worked to put the fire out.

Seven fire departments were called to the 250,000 square foot manufacturing plant, firefighters say.

According to the Lancaster County Fire Marshal, the fire was contained to the dust collection system.

No injuries were reported.

The plant will reopen after repairs, crews say.

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