Employees injured in fire at Sumter plant

Published: Oct. 9, 2014 at 2:22 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 19, 2014 at 2:22 PM EDT
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SUMTER, SC (WIS) - The Sumter County Sheriff's office says two employees were injured in a fire at a Sumter business Thursday morning.

Fire crews were called to Carolina Filters Inc.on East Newberry Avenue for an explosion just after 9:30 a.m. for an explosion inside the plant.

Sheriff Anthony Dennis tells WIS two employees were injured, but the injuries are not life-threatening.

Emergency crews have cleared the scene.

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