Three injured in B.C. pellet plant fire

Canadian Biomass
October 10, 2014
Written by Canadian Biomass
October 10, 2014, Burns Lake, B.C. – Three workers were taken to hospital after a fire broke out in a drying unit at the Pinnacle pellet plant near Burns Lake, B.C. Thursday morning.


According to a report from the CBC, the fire broke out just after 8:23a.m. PDT. By the time emergency responders arrived on the scene, the fire had been extinguished by the pellet plant’s built-in suppression system.


Of the three workers injured in the fire, two were treated for minor injuries in Prince George while the other was transferred to Vancouver with more significant injuries.


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