Suffolk Fire and Rescue responded on May 21, 2024, to commercial fire in the 300 Block of Factory Street. Crews arrived at 2130 to find a multi-story factory with a fire in the processing area. Crews worked between the second and third floor to find and suppress a fire that involved a conveyor belt and the duct system. Some fire was also found in the second story roof. The fire was contained to the duct work and the roof area. No injuries to factory workers or firefighters. The fire was placed under control at 2209. The fire was under investigation by the Suffolk Department of Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office.  Responding units included Battalion 1, Battalion 2, Engine 3, Engine 1, Engine 2, Engine 4, Ladder 3, Ladder 6, Rescue 1, Medic 1, Safety 1, EMS 1, FM1, and FM 3.

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