Fire at Edgewater Powerplant in Sheboygan extinguished with help of sprinkler system

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SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (WFRV) – Everyone is okay after a fire at the Edgewater Powerplant in the City of Sheboygan.

According to the Sheboygan County Fire Department, the fire happened Tuesday around 10:57 a.m. When they arrived on scene, they found smoke coming from the powerplant’s dust-collector, but the sprinkler system activated as designed and extinguished most of the fire.

Firefighters were able to go inside the building with a dust collector and put out the rest of the fire and check for hot spots.

The fires is currently under investigation by Edgewater Power Plant personnel.

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