Posted on Monday March 4, 2019 at 2:29 p.m.
Hawkesbury factory reopened after Friday night fire
The Prémoulé factory in Hawkesbury has now reopened after a Friday night fire, but not without damage.
The damage at the countertop and cabinet factory is estimated to be about 200 000 $. According to the Hawkebsury fire department, the fire broke out inside a garbage container and quickly spread.
Firefighters received the call at around 9:15 p.m. on Friday night, March 1. Over 20 firefighters from Hawkesbury and L’Orignal took part in fighting the blaze. The fire was controlled at around 9:50 p.m.
Prémoulé closed temporarily over the weekend, but reopened on Sunday evening.