Firefighters Work to Contain Large Blaze in Angusville

Firefighters work to contain a fire at the Glanbia Nutritionals plant on Tuesday, March 13, 2012. (RUSSELL RCMP PHOTO)

A working fire is currently being fought at the Glanbia Nutritionals flax plant in Angusville, Manitoba.

The fire began at about 6 a.m. just south of the intersection of PR 476 and PR 45.

Firefighters from Angusville, Russell, Rossburn, Shoal Lake and Birtle are currently working on scene.

No injuries have been reported and the Manitoba Office of the Fire Commissioner is en route to assist with the investigation.

Angusville is about 340 kilometres northwest of Winnipeg near Russell.


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