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Fire crews respond to molten glass leak at Pilkington

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ROSSFORD, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Rossford Fire Dispatch tells us there was a molten glass leak from a furnace inside Pilkington North America, Inc., a glass company in Rossford. 

The leak started around 7 p.m. Tuesday. Rossford and Northwood fire departments responded to the incident.

The pinhole-sized leak was stopped by Pilkington workers, but Rossford fire crews will remain on the scene for several hours as a precaution.

Company officials are on scene determining what happened and how to keep it from happening again.

The leak should be able to be fixed tonight. The people in the area and workers in the plant are reportedly not in any danger.

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