Around noon today we have showers and storms that look to fire up and could become strong to severe. Primary threats are large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rainfall. Possibilities for an isolated tornado are low but not eliminated. Stay tuned with News 12 Weather Authority for updates.
7-14-06 - A fire broke out in an exhaust vent at the Fisher Controls Plant in south Sherman Friday morning. Firefighters had the fire under control within a half hour, but it kept employees out of the building until the afternoon.
Fire crews received the call about 11:20 AM. More than 300 employees were evacuated, but were allowed to return to work by midafternoon.
Officials say volitile fumes from equipment ignited in the vent.
Emerson Process Management manufactures valve processing parts at the plant.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.