SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – Crews responded to an explosion Tuesday morning at Derst Baking Company in Savannah.
Two employees reported minor injuries in the incident.
According to the Savannah Fire Department (SFD), a small dust explosion occurred in a flour mixing room at the plant, located at 1311 Mills B. Lane. One wall was damaged.
The road was closed down temporarily for crews to respond and reopened by 9:40 a.m.
The building’s fire suppression system extinguished the fire and SFD crews checked for hot spots.
A fire investigator was called to the scene to look into the cause of the explosion.