Closed Westmoreland Co. Glass Factory Damaged By Fire

JEANNETTE (KDKA) – An abandoned glass factory in Westmoreland County went up in flames early Sunday morning.

According to our news partners at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the fire broke out around 2:30 a.m. at the Jeannette Glass Factory on Bullitt Avenue in Jeannette.

The initial fire was put out, but it rekindled around 8:30 a.m.

The plant closed in 1983, but it is believed that demolition work is the cause of the fire.

There are no reported injuries.

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