UPDATE
The fire was reported by fire department personnel to be contained as of 1:36 a.m. Crews are still on the scene.

CHESHIRE – Numerous area fire departments are on the scene at the Gavin power plant where the are attempting to gain control of a fire. The crews have been working on what has been reported to be an electrical fire, but the Meigs Independent Press has not been able to confirm this report. Security with Gavin has declined comment at this time. Route 7 remains open at this time as well. The Meigs Independent Press will update this story as information becomes available.