Workers evacuated after fire at Dow Chemical plant in Hahnville

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HAHNVILLE, LA – All non-essential personnel have been evacuated from the Dow Chemical plant in Hahnville after a fire broke out this morning.

The fire has been put out, and there were no reported injuries, according to Dow.

There have been no off-site impacts, and the surrounding neighborhoods are not asked to take protective measures at this time, according to the St. Charles Parish Emergency Operations Center.

Stay tuned to WGNO for more information on this developing story.

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