Employees evacuate after fire at Autoneum

OREGON, OH. (WTVG) - Employees at Autoneum in Oregon were forced to evacuate Friday morning after a machine caught on fire.

It happened just before 5AM inside the factory which is located at 645 Lallendorf Road in Oregon.

Oregon Fire officials tell 13abc the fire was out when firefighters arrived thanks to an overhead sprinkler system inside the building.

No injuries were reported.

Employees were evacuated as a precaution and have since been allowed back inside.

According to the company’s website, Autoneum produces noise and heat protection products for vehicles.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.