Suspicious fire investigated at Dews Foundry

Hattiesburg fire officials are investigating a suspicious fire at a Hub City industry.  They say a 5:30 a.m. fire damaged a trailer at the Dews Foundry on Edwards Street.

No employees were there at the time and no one was injured.  Firefighters worked the scene for about 2 hours.

Investigators stayed there for several more hours.

Dews Foundry manufactures all types of industrial castings and has done business in Hattiesburg for more than 60 years.