Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

May 4, 2013

News in brief, 05/05/13

Staff report
The Independent

ASHLAND — Fire reported at AK Steel

ASHLAND Crews from several fire departments were dispatched to an early-morning blaze at AK Steel’s Ashland Works Saturday.

   The fire was was reported at 4:35 a.m. in the mill’s Basic Oxygen Unit, a Boyd County 911 dispatcher said. The Westwood, Summit-Ironville and Cannonsburg fire departments were dispatched to the scene.

The fire was quickly contained and confined to the BO Unit. No injuries were reported.

The cause of the blaze remains under investigation.