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Fire at Numurkah oil seed factory

By: CFA Media

Category: Incidents - Structure

  12.06 PM 27 November, 2012

Location: District 22 News

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UPDATE at 3pm, 27 Nov: Firefighters have extinguished the fire but will be on scene for some time clearing out the meal and seed from the ducts.

12:30pm, 27 Nov: CFA is currently on scene at a large factory fire in Numurkah.

Crews were called to the fire at Riverland Oil Seeds in McDonald Street just after 11.00am today.

It is expected the fire will soon be brought under control with 21 trucks currently on scene.

The fire is contained to hoppers and ducts within the complex.

Workers at the factory were evacuated.

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Last Updated: 04 December 2012