GREEN BAY AREA REGIONAL NEWS: Brown County

UPDATE: Green Bay Metro Fire, several others battle fire in paper machine at Proctor & Gamble

Local News
MONDAY 2/24/20 5:00 p.m.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – No one was hurt after a fire in a paper machine at Proctor & Gamble around 11:55 a.m.

When crews arrived, they found plant personnel working to contain the fire in one of the machines. They encountered moderate to heavy smoke in numerous locations throughout the machine.

Due to the complexity of the fire, the call was upgraded to the 2nd Alarm level.

Crews worked for several hours to open up the machine and ventilation system to locate the fire.

Multiple municipalities assisted Green Bay Fire including Bellevue, De Pere, New Franken, Denmark, Howard, Ashwaubenon, and Lawrence.

There is no estimated dollar loss at this time.

ORIGINAL STORY: Green Bay Metro Fire battling fire at Proctor & Gamble

MONDAY 2/24/2020 2:15 p.m.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – Green Bay Metro Fire says crews are currently fighting a fire at Proctor & Gamble on Eastman Avenue.

The fire is located on the south side of the building, according to authorities. Heavy smoke was found upon arrival.

Multiple agencies are reportedly assisting Green Bay Metro Fire.

At this time, the cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Local 5 will provide updates as they become available.

LATEST STORIES

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss

Coronavirus News

More Coronavirus

Trending Stories

Your Local Election HQ

More Election

Local Sports

Catching up with Allen Lazard

Thumbnail for the video titled "Catching up with Allen Lazard"

Green Bay Nation: assessing the offseason

Thumbnail for the video titled "Green Bay Nation: assessing the offseason"

Green Bay Nation: analyzing Kirksey and Wagner

Thumbnail for the video titled "Green Bay Nation: analyzing Kirksey and Wagner"

Green Bay Nation: Rick Wagner

Thumbnail for the video titled "Green Bay Nation: Rick Wagner"

Green Bay Nation: Christian Kirksey

Thumbnail for the video titled "Green Bay Nation: Christian Kirksey"

Olympics postponed until 2021

Thumbnail for the video titled "Olympics postponed until 2021"