A fire Wednesday in a dust collector at MPI Products in Deerfield sent one person to the hospital.
Dane County Sheriff’s Office deputies and firefighters from Deerfield, Cambridge, Cottage Grove, Stoughton, Marshall and McFarland responded to the fire at MPI, 54 Golf Dr., around 3 p.m. on Sept. 2. Deer-Grove and Fitch-Rona EMS also responded.
According to a release, is believed that embers from a grinder ignited a fire in a dust collector. The plant filled with heavy smoke and everyone inside was evacuated. One person was taken by EMS to a local hospital for smoke inhalation.
Firefighters were able to extinguish the fire. Damage estimates were not available.