Smoke Rises From Industrial Fire in Arkansas

Plumes of black smoke rose from an industrial site after a large fire broke out at a United Industries facility in Bentonville, Arkansas, on December 4.

According to local reports, the fire broke out around midday at United Industries at 1900 East Central Avenue in Bentonville.

The United Industries facility produced foam boards and aluminum panels for printing and fine art, according to the company’s website.

KSFM quoted Beth Wright from Northwest Medical Center as saying one person was injured at the scene and has already been released from the hospital.

Local media said half a million gallons of water were used by fire crews to extinguish the blaze. Credit: Taylor Sorrows via Storyful