Jun 18, 2013 4:24 PM by MELISSA CANONE
Today, around noon there was a fire at Tuboscope, located on Hwy. 662 in Bayou L'Ourse, that created a large smoke plume in the area.
According to Sheriff Mike Waguespack, plastic pipes caught fire for unknown reasons at the business located near Amelia in St. Mary parish.
The fire burned for 15 minutes and no one was hurt, said Waguespack.
There was a temporary road closure near the facility.
Photo submitted by Lance Mire.