SLAUGHTER (WBRZ) - Part of a business in East Feliciana is destroyed after a chemical fire early Monday morning.
A warehouse at Monolyte Laboratories on Meadowood Dr. and Hwy. 19 caught fire just before 2am.
No one was hurt.
Officials say the chemicals that caught fire were non-toxic. Exactly what they were is unknown at this time.
While crews battled the blaze for hours some 150 residents within two blocks of a subdivision near the business were evacuated.
They have since returned home.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.