At around midnight, a fire broke out as a result of a chemical reaction in the silo where chicken manure was placed in a bioenergy plant that produces electricity from manure in the village of Vakıfgeçitveren. Factory workers, who noticed the fire, informed the fire department.
Firefighters arrived on the scene and brought the blaze under control. The fire was extinguished before it spread to other parts of the plant. While 2 silos were damaged in the fire, an investigation was opened.