AKRON—Goodyear is in the process of investigating the causes of two separate fires that occurred at manufacturing sites in Danville, Va., and Beaumont, Texas.
A company spokeswoman confirmed that 24-year-old Marlin Bob was released from the hospital after suffering second and third degree burns from the fire in Beaumont. She added that no other employees were injured at Beaumont and the fire in Danville did not result in any injuries.
Going forward, the spokeswoman said once the investigations are complete, the company will determine what steps to take next.
Details on the Beaumont fire were not provided by Goodyear.