Fire at Birmingham plant under control

Fire at Birmingham plant under control
Birmingham firefighters say a fire at the ERP Coke plant is under control. (Source: Brandon Riggens/WBRC)

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Birmingham Fire says a fire at ERP Coke is under control.

The fire started inside a fuel tanker Tuesday morning on 35th Avenue North. One person was taken to the hospital with minor burn injuries, according to Battalion Chief Cory Moon.

The plant was evacuated as a precaution.

A cause of the fire under investigation.

Firefighters say they expect to be on the scene for several more hours.

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