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Massive Fire at Mars Candy Plant in Waco

Mars Candy Plant on Fire in Waco
Officer Belcher, Waco Police Dept.

Firefighters have contained a large fire at the Mars Chocolate North America candy plant in Waco.

The fire started at about 1:30 Tuesday afternoon, according to Waco police.

Several cargo trailers caught fire, as well.

No injuries have been reported.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

NBC Waco affiliate, KCEN, said the plant employs hundreds of people, and it produces most of the Snickers bars in North America.

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