Workers briefly evacuated after fire at Deer Park plant

October 29, 2012 12:50:45 PM PDT
Workers at the Dow plant in Deer Park were briefly evacuated during a fire there today.

According to Dow, just after 11am, part of a scaffold caught fire. The fire was quickly put out.

While the fire was burning, about 30 workers who were nearby were evacuated to another part of the plant.

The all-clear was given a short time later and the workers returned.

According to Dow, there were no injuries and no impact to the public.