Covington ice cream factory catches fire - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Covington ice cream factory catches fire

(Source: Covington Mayor) (Source: Covington Mayor)

Unilever caught fire in Covington on Tuesday afternoon.

The fire broke out at the ice cream factory on Hwy 51, pouring smoke from the roof. Officials say heavy winds caused the fire to spread so quickly.  

Once inside the building, the fire was out in about an hour.  

The exact cause of the fire remains under investigation.  

The building was evacuated, and no injuries were reported.

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