Fire at chemical company in Axis

Mobile County

AXIS, Ala. (WKRG) — The Akzo Nobel Chemical Company confirms there was a fire at its Axis facility along Highway 43 on Monday, November 12th.

A spokesperson for the company, Kay Higby tells News 5 a piece of equipment on the property caught fire. The company’s on-site emergency response team put out the fire before it could spread.

Higby says no one was injured in the fire. So far, there is no official cause for the fire.

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