Fire Breaks Out at Nichols Aluminum Plant in Decatur

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DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) — Flames broke out early Thursday morning at Nichols Aluminum plant in Decatur.

Flames appeared to be coming from the back of the building. Smoke and haze could also be seen coming from there.

The plant is on a secured site, so people are not currently being allowed on the site.

WHNT News 19 is working to get more information about the extent of the damage.