Carmel fire crews battle industrial fire

(WISH Photo, file)
(WISH Photo, file)

CARMEL, Ind. (WISH) – Firefighters in Carmel were busy Thursday night battling an industrial fire.

The fire broke out at the I.M.I facility at 5244 East 96th Street.

Fire officials say the tall conveyor building was being disassembled and there was work being done that may have started the fire.

Investigators say it appears the conveyor belt, rubber, and hydraulic fluid were the main items burning in the structure.

No injuries were reported. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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