Fire causes evacuation at Perrysburg Twp. plant

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP (WTVG) - A fire at Chrysler Toledo Machining in Perrysburg Township was evacuated Monday morning after a fire broke out.

According to Perrysburg Township fire officials, an overhead sodium light blew, causing sparks to fall and ignite some boxes below. One sprinkler went off inside the facility.

The plant was evacuated for a short time as the fire department was on scene for about one hour. All employees are currently back inside the facility and work has resumed.

The fire is still under investigation, but it's not considered suspicious.