March 5, 2006 - Posted at 1:03 p.m. CST
MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va. (AP) _ The fire at a West Virginia power
plant smokestack continues to smolder.
That's delaying the search for the body of a worker presumed
dead inside after the blaze broke out yesterday.
Officials say the worker was one of several inside the stack
yesterday. Three others were trapped for two hours before a
helicopter dropped down and plucked them off. All three are in
The cause of the fire at American Electric Power's
Kammer-Mitchell Plant in Moundsville hasn't been determined.
Crews want the fire to burn out before they look for the body.