3 firefighters injured battling blaze in Shelbyville factory
SHELBYVILLE, Ind. –Three Shelbyville Firefighters were injured Sunday night while battling a fire at Knauf Fiber Glass Industries on that city’s north side.
Fire crews were called to 400 Walker Street around 8:20 p.m., after receiving several reports of a fire at the plant with flames visible.
Shelbyville Fire Chief Tony Logan confirmed that three of his firefighters were hurt while fighting the fire. They were taken to a local hospital and were being treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
Several area volunteer fire departments also responded to the scene. The fire is reportedly under control.