Franklin Fire and Rescue responded to a reported structure fire at Caterpillar Precision Seals located at 517 Industrial Park Road Friday, Aug. 10, at approximately 4:30 p.m.
Smoke was visible when crews arrived and the building had been evacuated.
Crews conducted an interior attack extinguishing the fire in a large equipment area within 15 minutes.
Crews overhauled the area and facility staff began cleanup operations.
Damage was estimated at approximately $5,000. No injuries were reported.
West Macon, Clarks Chapel, and Cullasaja Fire Departments provided assistance along with Macon County EMS.
Photos by Vickie Carpenter