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Malfunction causes fire at Charles City plant

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CHARLES CITY (KWWL) -

A small fire broke out at an ethanol plant near Charles City Thursday afternoon.

The fire happened in a grain bin dryer at Valero Renewables.  A mechanical malfunction has been listed as the cause.

Although employees were evacuated from the plant, the fire didn't affect operations.

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