Fire at Pactiv plant under control in Temple

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Temple Fire & Rescue says a fire at the Pactiv plant on Pegasus Drive is under control.

Firefighters say the fire started around 3 p.m., and they could see heavy smoke coming from an exhaust tower.

They determined the fire was coming from inside an exhaust system at the plant.

Temple Fire & Rescue

Firefighters evacuated the plant after getting the machinery opened. They were then able to douse the flames.

No injuries were reported.

Temple Fire & Rescue

Pactiv manufactures food packaging for companies like McDonald’s, Burger King, and Walmart.

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