Fire causes minor damage to plant in Pascagoula

Fire causes minor damage to plant in Pascagoula

PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) - Firefighters put out a fire at Pandle Incorporated on Petit Bois Street in Pascagoula Monday afternoon.

According to Pascagoula fire officials, the fire at the asphalt manufacturing facility started around 2 p.m. Officials said a machine used to mix the asphalt caught fire and burned a conveyor system.

The fire is out and no one was injured. There is minor damage to the facility. An investigation revealed the fire was caused by an equipment malfunction.

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