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      Fire evacuates Karn Weadock Plant

      Karn Weadok Plant from Consumers Energy

      Firefighters worked a morning fire at Consumers Energy's Karn-Weadock Generating Complex in Essexville along the Saginaw River. A Consumers Energy spokewoman says about 45 the employees at the plant were evacuated.

      The fire occurred at the Karn Unit 2 bunker room dust collector.

      A Consumers Energy Web site says 350 workers are employed there. www.consumersenergy.com/content

      There are six generating units at Karn-Weadock. No injuries are reported. The plant is located along the river south of Bay City.