Crews battle fire at Southmayd business

SOUTHMAYD, TX-- Crews from several fire departments battled a large fire in Southmayd, Wednesday afternoon.

Police Chief, Ron Blackwell, says a fire started in one of the silos containing sawdust at "Stark Truss Company" off highway 289 and 56.

Crews were on the scene trying to contain the fire inside the silo to keep it from exploding.

The entire facility was evacuated.

No one was injured.