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Fire at Plant Bowen Thursday

July 14, 2017--3:41 a.m.

Staff reports

Bartow County Firefighters responded to a fire at Plant Bowen Thursday.

According to Georgia Power, the transformer fire was contained within the switchyard and no employees were injured.

There were no customer power outages as a result of the fire.

Georgia Power is working to determine the exact cause of the fire, but they believe it was the result of an equipment failure related to a transformer.

(Photo from the Bartow County Fire Department Facebook page)