Industrial Fire at Kronospan in Bynum
The Oxford Fire Department responded to an industrial fire at the Kronospan plant in Bynum just before 10:00AM on Saturday. According to Assistant Chief Ben Stewart, the fire at the local particle board plant was contained within minutes and started in a piece of equipment called a forming bin. Firefighters took several hours to work to make sure there were no more hot spots in the bin. A cause of the fire has not been determined but the investigation continues. No one was injured.