January 20, 2009
Boone County, Kentucky
Thanks to the automatic sprinkler system for keeping the fire in check at the Kentucky laundry.
The blaze broke out in a machine used to lift laundry baskets of clean clothes to employees who fold them.
The sprinkler system quickly contained the flames till the firefighters arrived. As no one was working in the laundry at the time of fire, there were no injuries.
Read the article Sprinklers Help Contain Laundry Company Fire