Youngstown crews contain fire at downtown packaging facility

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Fire crews were sent to Trivium Packaging for a second alarm as a motor that caught fire at the 1 Performance Place location on Tuesday.

Crews managed to cut a pipe open to get some water on the flames to keep it under control, Battalion Chief James Drummond said.

Crews were called just before 2 p.m. Tuesday.

All employees were evacuated. No one was injured.

Initial reports indicate a piece of machinery caught fire and spread into the adjacent duct work.

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