Frozen pipes delay effort to fight fire at Springfield mill

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. - A piece of equipment caught fire at Springfield Forest Products on Monday morning.

The mill employees were out of the building by the time fire crews arrived around 4:15 a.m. Monday. The fire was under control by 4:45 a.m.

A piece of equipment used to sort logs caught fire. Mill workers were unable to fight the fire themselves because of frozen pipes, dispatchers said.

This is a developing story. This story will be updated as more information becomes available