Firefighters Battle Flames at Steel Plant

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WILLIAMSPORT — Fire crews in Lycoming County doused flames at a factory in Williamsport Wednesday morning.

Authorities said a fire started at the High Steel Plant on West Fourth Street around 5 a.m.

Responders tell Newswatch 16 crews brought the fire under control quickly.  No one was hurt.

Firefighters have not said how bad the damage is to the business or when it will reopen.

West Fourth Street was briefly closed to allow fire crews room to battle the blaze. Fire crews have not released a cause.