ELLIS COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) – Emergency crews have responded to an explosion at a chemical plant in Ellis County.
Officials say firefighters were also battling a fire at that location.READ MORE: 'We Simply Have To Do More': Louisiana Governor Reinstates Indoor Mask Mandate Due To COVID-19 Surge
The Penco chemical plant, located on Highway 34, has been evacuated, according to Joshua Hischman from Ellis County Emergency Management Services.https://twitter.com/ZajicMatt/status/466637449439879168
No injuries were reported.
The cause of the explosion is under investigation.READ MORE: Willie Nelson Set To Perform At Billy Bob's Texas For 58th Time In November
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