HazMat called to Covington fire

COVINGTON, KY (FOX19) - HazMat crews were called to a fire at a chemical plant Thursday afternoon.

Flames broke out around 1 p.m. at Iofina Chemical Inc. on Mary Laidley Drive.

Dispatchers say it was a small fire that was knocked down quickly, but HazMat crews were called as a precaution.

No injures were reported. The Iofina Chemical plant, and employees of a nearby animal shelter were evacuated as a precaution.

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