Vale has confirmed a fire broke out at its Clarabelle Mill in Copper Cliff (Sudbury) this morning.
Greater Sudbury Fire Services (GSFS) were called out to the site at 9:15 a.m. this morning and remain on scene. A cause has not yet been determined, but the fire has been extinguished.
Vale spokesperson Angie Robson said in a statement that all employees have been accounted for. There has been no word on how the fire will impact production at the mill.
GSFS said in a statement that the fire is not considered a safety concern for citizens or traffic at this time.