Firefighters extinguish blaze at Goose Creek aluminum plant

VIDEO: Firefighters responding to reported fire at aluminum mill in Goose Creek

GOOSE CREEK, SC (WCSC) - Goose Creek and Pine Ridge firefighters extinguished a fire at an aluminum plant early Thursday morning.

Crews were sent to JW Aluminum Plant on Old Mount Holly Road in Goose Creek around 5: 40 a.m.

At 9 a.m., officials at the plant said no one was injured and the plant is operating as usual.

"Although we do everything possible to prevent incidents like this from occurring, they are not at all atypical in our industry," said Lee McCarter, Chief Executive Officer, "Safety is our main priority and zero injuries is our goal."

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