Chemicals Flash at Paint Plant
A Red Spot Paint employee was taken to the Deaconess emergency room after an incident at its plant on Columbia near Fares. Head of Human Resources Emilee Hille says there was a "minor flash" in a mixing tank at one of its paint facilities Friday morning. Hille says the man was wearing proper protective equipment, and followed company protocol. She says they're not calling it a fire. Red Spot makes big batches of paint for the automotive industry.