Dorset Fisheries Plant Totally Destroyed by Fire
Another Newfoundland fish plant has been lost to fire.
The Dorset Fisheries plant in Norman's Cove-Long Cove, Trinity Bay burned to the ground Thursday night, totally destroying the facility that was employing about 70 people processing capelin.
CBC is reporting that a transformer near the fish plant caught fire at around 9 p.m. and within minutes spread through the building.
Firefighters from five different communities worked throughout the night but were unable to save the structure, ...