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Fire Breaks Out at Chemical Manufacturer in Quincy

1,000 gallons of coconut oil were leaking from a refractor when they caught fire

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    Fire Breaks Out at Chemical Manufacturer in Quincy

    Quincy firefighters received a call around 8:30 p.m. for a report of a fire at Twin River Technologies on Washington Street.

    (Published Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018)

    A fire broke out Saturday night at a chemical manufacturer in Quincy, Massachusetts.

    Quincy firefighters received a call around 8:30 p.m. for a report of a fire at Twin River Technologies on Washington Street.

    Employees told firefighters on arrival that an oil-based product was on fire. 

    Water and foam were used to knock the fire down, and the flames were under control within 30 minutes.

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    Fire officials say 1,000 gallons of coconut oil were leaking from a refractor and caught fire.

    No one was injured. 

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