UPDATE: Fire At Howmet on I-44
Multiple fire and sheriff's units responded to a fire call at Howmet on I-44 shortly before 3 pm Monday. Officials say the fire appears to have been caused by sparks from welding equipment that ignited insulation inside a wall.
Initially, 14 fire units responded to the blaze. As of 5:15pm the fire is under control. No injuries have been reported. Fire officials are currently assessing the damage to determine the cost. The plant remains open and operational.