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Paper machine catches fire at Corner Brook Pulp and Paper


July 17, 2020
By P&PC Staff

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Corner Brook Pulp and Paper experienced a paper machine fire late in the evening of Jul. 16.

According to CBC News, an emergency whistle started around 11:30 p.m. and flames were witnessed coming through the roof of the Kruger-owned mill in Corner Brook, Newfoundland.

The city’s fire chief told the news outlet that the fire started near the roof and did not cause severe damage.

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The fire was contained within 20 minutes and fully out by around 2 a.m. on Jul. 17.

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