Evacuation Almost Ordered Due To HazMat Concerns

, Written by Craig Smullin, Posted: Tue, June 4 2013 at 4:42 PM, Updated: Tue, June 4 2013 at 4:54 PM

Investigators working tonight to determine what caused a former fruit storage plant in Talent to catch fire Monday... sending black smoke into the Rogue Valley sky. As NBC-5's Craig Smullin reports the blaze was especially frightful to firefighters because of concerns that hazardous materials may have been inside.

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Craig Smullin

Craig Smullin co-anchors NBC5 News at 6 and hosts the 5 on 5 Feature Interview on NBC5 News at 5. A native of the San Francisco Bay Area, Craig graduated from Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo, California with a degree in Recreation Administration and Sports Management.

Since joining NBC5 News in 2005, Craig has performed virtually every job in the newsroom: News and Sports Reporter, Sports Anchor, Producer, series and segment Host and Anchor of NBC5 News at Sunrise and NBC5 News at 5. When he's not reporting news, Craig spends time with his wife, young son and two dogs. He is a dedicated fan of the San Francisco 49ers and Portland Trailblazers and loves snow boarding the slopes of Mt. Ashland.

Catch Craig co-anchoring with Natalie Hurd weekdays on NBC 5 News at 6pm.

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