Evacuation in Orkanger is being initiated due to fire in the particleboard factory
The police reported about the fire in the particleboard factory at 14.30. Emergency services are on site. A witness says that the fire seems to be in a building behind the Oti center at Orkanger, Sør Trøndelag.
Witnesses also say that the fire seems explosive. It is a lot of bangs coming from the area, says a witness.
Police writes on Twitter at 14.45 that it is set up cordon in connection with the evacuation.
Fire Engineer in the Trøndelag Fire Department, Geir Haugdahl, says that they have a lot of resources on site and that it is a powerful fire.