Crews responded to a small fire at the Special Metals plant in Huntington on Tuesday evening.
Huntington firefighters assisted the plant's response team.
It began at about 6 p.m. according to Cabell County dispatchers.
They said that the fire started in a furnace near the main gate. Firefighters were able to contain the fire to that area, according to dispatchers.
Crews had to drag large water hoses across the roadway, so motorists were asked to avoid the section on Route 60 near Special Metals.
An investigation is under way.
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