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JBS Swift plant fully operating after small fire

Article-JBS Swift plant fully operating after small fire

The JBS Swift pork processing plant located in Butchertown, Ky., is operating as normal after a small fire broke out Saturday morning, according to a company spokesperson.

Firefighters extinguished a small fire in the rendering area of the facility on July 29. No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

The plant processes 10,000 head per day.

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