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Poultry Processing & Slaughter / North America / Industry News & Trends
on February 26, 2020

Sprinklers minimize fire damage at Gerber’s Poultry plant

Fire broke out in boiler room, but the sprinkler system did most of the fire department’s work for it

A tragic fire was averted at the Gerber’s Poultry plant in Kidron, Ohio, thanks to the sprinkler system at the plant.

The Kidron Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to the plant at 11:14 p.m. on February 22, after a fire apparently broke out in the boiler room. According to the…

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