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·         Officials say no injuries in Thursday fire at new Tyson plant in Green Forest

·         Tyson plant expanding

 

 

Officials say no injuries in Thursday fire at new Tyson plant in Green Forest

 

Harrison Daily Times (AR) 

Jan 11, 2018

 

GREEN FOREST -- A Tyson Foods spokesman said no one was injured when a fire broke out Thursday afternoon at the new Tyson plant in Green Forest.

 

The Harrison Daily Times was notified that firefighters from across Carroll County were being paged out to the plant just before 4 p.m. Thursday.

 

By 4:30 p.m., several fire trucks and at least one ambulance were visible from the street on the east side of the new plant, which opened only a few weeks ago.

 

Tyson spokesman Worth Sparkman said the fire was reported in a maintenance room, an area where food products weren't present.

 

Sparkman said the plant was evacuated and most of the fire...

 

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Tyson plant expanding

 

Norfolk Daily News (NE)

Jan 12, 2018

 

MADISON – The Tyson Foods pork plant here will be getting an upgrade in the near future.

 

Caroline Ahn, external communications manager for Tyson in Chicago, said in a statement that there will upgrades and expansions to the livestock receiving areas, refrigeration systems and employee welfare areas.

 

“We believe in continually reinvesting in our plants,” Ahn said in the statement...

 

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