Officials investigate fire at east Tulsa chemical plant

TULSA, Okla. — Quick Facts:

  • Officials are investigate a fire at the Cytec Solvay plant in east Tulsa
  • Officials said chemicals reacted and filled the facility with smoke
  • No injuries were reported but three people were taken to the hospital as a precaution

A fire at an east Tulsa chemical plant is under investigation.

Three people were taken to the hospital as a precaution early Sunday morning from the Cytec Solvay plant. Company officials said chemicals reacted and filled the facility with smoke.

Employee John McCay told FOX23 that he didn’t know what chemicals were involved but said they house many difference kinds.

Cytec Solvay has branches around the world and even had a hand in the solar-powered plane that made its way to Tulsa recently.

McCay said no one was injured and the public does not need to worry about the incident. They hope to have results from the investigation by mid-week.

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