Explosion (Ellis County)

Bardwell FD is on scene of a possible explosion at a plant in the 6500 block of Highway 34 near Farmer Road. Ennis FD is also responding and Avalon FD is on standby. FD units report there was some type of explosion situation at the Pencco plant. Working to extinguish the fire at this time.

Setting an area radius at this time. Please completely avoid this area and watch for responding personnel.

Update – Fire is out.