Loading…
Sunday, November 23, 2014
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
HomeNewsLocal
Published: Thursday, 11/13/2008

Fire at Lima ethanol plant extinguished quickly

LIMA, Ohio - No one was hurt during a fire Tuesday at the Greater Ohio Ethanol LLC plant on Houx Parkway in Lima.

Firefighters said grain dust apparently sparked the blaze about 9 p.m. in the ductwork of a corn dryer. The blaze was under control in 20 minutes.

The plant has been operating since May, though last month Greater Ohio Ethanol filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Toledo. The company said it had assets of $129 million and debts of $123 million.



Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. If a comment violates these standards or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, click the "X" in the upper right corner of the comment box to report abuse. To post comments, you must be a Facebook member. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.

Points of Interest








Poll