Fire damage at Marshfield plant reaches $1 million

Published On: Mar 25 2013 10:41:10 AM CDT

Damage from a weekend fire at a food ingredient plant in central Wisconsin is estimated at $1 million.

Marshfield fire officials say the blaze at Quality Ingredients Corp., was contained to a drying unit inside one of the company's buildings. Deputy Chief Craig DeGrand says the fire destroyed about $1 million worth of processed food product.

The Marshfield News-Herald says firefighters were on the scene Sunday morning for about six hours.