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Electric Company Investigates Fire

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Communications Manager for South Mississippi Electric Company said a start-up transformer caught fire around 7 p.m. Thursday at the J. T. Dudley, Sr. Generation Complex

She said plant personnel were able to extinguish the blaze quickly and all of the protective and safety systems worked as designed.

No one was injured.  The company is investigating the cause of the fire.

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