Fire erupts at Chester County chemical company

June 23, 2012 3:40:00 AM PDT
Officials are working to determine if lightning was to blame for a fire at a Chester County chemical company.

It happened just after 9:00 Friday evening at the Johnson-Matthey Chemical Company on the 400 block of Devon Park Drive in Wayne.

Heavy flames were reported upon arrival and the fire was brought under control within an hour.

No injuries were reported.

The cause remains under investigation but authorities say thunderstorms were in the area at the time of the blaze.

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