Fire Destroys Buildings at Bay City Company

The Midland Fire Department provided hazardous materials response to a fire at the Renosol Corporation on M-13 in Bay County’s Portsmouth Township, which manufactured foam products. The fire started just before midnight Thursday, burning through three buildings on the site. Several homes in the Riverview Estates mobile home park also had to be evacuated temporarily.

M-13 from the south end of Bay City to the Zilwaukee Bridge had to be closed for hours. No injuries were reported.