One hurt in fire at rural Belle Plaine fireworks plant

  • Source: Mankato Free Press
  • Published: 11/07/2018 11:23 AM

One employee suffered burns in a fire Tuesday afternoon at a rural Belle Plaine plant where fireworks are manufactured. The employee, not identified by authorities, was treated at Hennepin Health Care hospital for non-life-threatening burns to the head, face, neck and arms. The Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office responded at 1:30 p.m. to a fire at RES Specialty Pyrotechnics Inc. The fire was extinguished before firefighters arrived at the scene. Its cause has not yet been determined.


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