Overnight Fire Causes Evacuation at QTR

Published 04/07 2014 04:03PM

Updated 04/07 2014 05:00PM

UPDATE (5:00 P.M.): Evansville fire officials confirm the fire was started by a machine malfunction.

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Eyewitness News on the scene of an overnight fire on Evansville's north side.

It happened around 3:45 a.m. QTR on St. Joe Industrial Park Dr. QTR is a thermoplastics business.

We're told the fire appears to have started in one of the machines inside the plant.

All of the employees had to be evacuated at the time but were allowed to return to work once crews got the fire under control.

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