Nfld. & Labrador

Fire damages Grand Bank fish plant

Firefighters were back at the fish plant in Grand Bank on Tuesday morning.

Firefighters were back at a fish plant in Grand Bank Tuesday morning to extinguish a fire they thought they'd put out on Monday.

The plant suffered extensive water and smoke damage but no injuries have been reported.

The facility is owned by Grand Bank Seafoods, which is a division of Clearwater Seafoods.

Grank Bank Mayor Darrell LaFosse said 40 people will be out of work because of the fire.

He said it would have a serious impact on the local economy.

The cause of the blaze was under investigation Tuesday