Paper bales catch fire at former Waterloo Industries plant

2010-05-05T13:45:00Z Paper bales catch fire at former Waterloo Industries plantBy JOSH NELSON, Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WATERLOO -- Paper bales caught fire over the noon hour at Corkery Industries, 300 Ansborough Ave., located in the former Waterloo Industries manufacturing plant.

Smoke could be seen emanating from the building. Employees were removing paper bales from the building, Courier staff at the scene said.

Firefighters were called shortly before noon and had the fire under control within about a half hour but were standing by in the event of rekindling.

The building is located at Ansborough and Maynard avenues.

Watch for more details.

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