The Fargo In-Forum reports the fire started on the roof of the plant in Moorhead, causing thousands of dollars in damage. This is the fourth fire reported at American Crystal plants in just the past week.
Fire damages American Crystal Sugar plant in Moorhead
Workers are back inside the American Crystal Sugar plant in Moorhead after a fire broke late Tuesday night. Moorhead Fire Capt. Chad Stangeland told Forum Communications maintenance crews were making repairs to a sugar tank that may have sparked the fire on the fourth floor. Workers were evacuated, but no injuries were reported.