OKOLONA, Miss. (WTVA) — Normal operations resumed at the United Furniture Industries in Okolona after a Thursday morning fire.
Fire Chief Terry Tucker said it happened in the area where foam and fiber are ground to stuff pillows.
According to Tucker, a trailer caught fire and the flames spread to the building through an air duct.
It took firefighters 30 minutes to get the fire under control.
The chief said the fire damaged an outside wall and some electrical equipment along with the trailer.