Firefighters were sent to the firm’s Williamsport, PA facility on August 10 for a fire in a ventilation system.

John S. Forrester, former Managing Editor

August 15, 2022

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Firefighters were sent to the Frito-Lay production plant in Williamsport, PA the evening of August 10 after receiving a report of smoke in the structure’s ceiling, according to a statement posted to the Williamsport Firefighters Local 736 page on Facebook.

Sent to the scene around 10:20 p.m., crews arrived at the North Reach Road site to find flames in a ventilation system above a machine located between the roof and ceiling, officials said.

No injuries were reported during the incident, the Williamsport Sun-Gazette reported. No information was available on the impact of the incident on the location’s operations.

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John S. Forrester

former Managing Editor, Powder & Bulk Solids

John S. Forrester is the former managing editor of Powder & Bulk Solids.

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