ARKANSAS CITY, Kan. - Emergency crews were called to the Creekstone Farms plant in Arkansas City. It happened late Wednesday afternoon at the plant in the 600 block of Goff Industrial Park Road.
The Arkansas City Fire Department confirmed finding an active fire with heavy smoke showing from the business as they arrived. No injuries have been reported.
Our news partners at KAKE-TV report that Creekstone will have no production for slaughter, fabrication and ground beef on Thursday. Initial reports indicate that a problem with a conveyer belt may have something to do with the fire. A damage estimate and additional information has not been made available.