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2 employees of Southington manufacturing company injured after fire

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Two Rex Forge employees were injured after a fire on Sunday. (VIEWER PHOTO) Two Rex Forge employees were injured after a fire on Sunday. (VIEWER PHOTO)
SOUTHINGTON, CT (WFSB) -

Two employees of a manufacturing company in Southington were taken to the hospital after a fire on Sunday afternoon.  

The fire was reported at Rex Forge on Atwater Street around 2 p.m.

The Southington Fire Department said the unidentified employees were treated and released at a local hospital. 

The fire was knocked down at Rex Forge, which was open and operational on Sunday, around 4:45 p.m. 

Atwater Street was closed at West Main and Canal streets until just after 4:45 p.m. 

The cause of the fire was under investigation. 

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