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Small fire breaks out at D.P.I.

ALPENA, Mich.– There was a small fire at Decorative Panel Industries on Saturday.

According to a press release from Alpena Fire Department chief Bill Forbush, the a small structural fire broke out inside Building #3 around 2 P.M.

Firefighters collaborated with evacuated workers to identify the source of the fire.

One worker was treated at the scene and transported to Midmichigan for smoke inhalation.

The fire was extinguished quickly, and the fire crews departed after 4 P.M.

No damage reports are available at this time.