Fire forces evacuation at Sungold Foods in Horace
HORACE, N.D. - A fire this afternoon forced employees to evacuate a sunflower processing plant in Horace.
An exhaust fan from an oven roasting sunflower seeds caught fire and spread to nearby plastic food containers at Sungold Foods, according to a Cass County Sheriff's Office news release.
Employees were able to partially contain the flames but called authorities about 1:40 p.m.
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