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Fire at Louisa wood processing facility

Posted on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 9:07 pm

Fire crews from several surrounding counties responded to a fire at Chips Inc. in Louisa County at around 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 18.  A large hopper of sawdust caught fire at the wood processing plant.

As of 8:30 p.m., the fire was largely contained, according to a fire department source.  It is estimated that the fire caused thousands of dollars of damage.