Thursday, December 2, 2021
54.1 F
Fort Worth

Fire destroys Granbury business

🕐 1 min read

GRANBURY, Texas (AP) — A fire has destroyed a Texas rope production company.

The blaze was reported early Monday morning at Equibrand Corp. in Granbury, located about 40 miles southwest of Fort Worth.

Equibrand Corp. President Ken Bray tells the Fort Worth Star-Telegram (http://bit.ly/1N0sjUT ) that the facility, which was a production center for rope and other equine products, is a “total loss.”

Bray says he believes the blaze may have been caused by an electrical problem, but fire investigators will be sifting through debris Tuesday to determine a ruling.

Hood County Fire Marshal Ray Wilson says a Granbury patrol officer en route to a separate call saw the flames. Officials say no one was in the building at the time.

Bray says they’ll rebuild. The company employs more than 80 people.

Related Articles

970x250_DM_Leasing

Our Digital Sponsors

Latest Articles

Fort Worth Business Press Logo
This advertisement will close in
00
Months
00
Days
00
Hours
00
Minutes
00
Seconds
seconds..
Click here to continue to Fort Worth Business Press

Not ready to subscribe?

Try a few articles on us.

Enter your email address and we will give you access to three articles a month, to give us a try. You also get an opportunity to receive our newsletter with stories of the day.

This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Get our email updates

Stay up-to-date with the issues, companies and people that matter most to business in the Fort Worth.

  • Restaurants
  • Technology
  • and more!

FWBP Morning Brief

FWBP 5@5

Weekend Newsletter

  • Banking & Finance
  • Culture
  • Real Estate