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No injuries reported in fire at Georgia Pacific

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EMPORIA, Va.  – Several units responded to a fire at the Georgia-Pacific plywood plant in Emporia on Tuesday evening.

Employees at the plant said that the fire originated with the number two lathe. Everyone got out of the plant safely according to the witnesses.

PHOTO: Emporia News

PHOTO: Emporia News

Fire Departments from Emporia and Lawrenceville responded.

Georgia-Pacific had no comment.

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