Firefighters put out blaze at Georgetown steel mill

GEORGETOWN, SC (WCSC) - An oil fire that started inside a Georgetown steel mill Thursday night is now out.

The fire happened at the ArcelorMittal steel plant in Georgetown on Thursday night. According to the Georgetown Times, the fire started when hydraulic lines either leaked or ruptured.

The flames were out by 10 p.m. Thursday. According to the newspaper, it took more than 1,000 gallons of water and about 70 gallons of foam concentrate to put the fire out.

No one was injured in the fire and damage to the plant was minimal.

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