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Fire Rips Through Recycling Plant Submitted: 06/01/2012
Fifield - Fire ripped through a Northwoods recycling center Friday afternoon.

Firefighters responded to a 911 call around 12:30 p.m. for a structure fire at the Durand Companies Recycling Center near Fifield.

The Fifield Volunteer Fire Department along with eight other crews responded to the blaze.

The fire was fuled by tires, roofing materials and debris. By 6:00 p.m. Friday the fire was contained. It continued to smolder for several hours after.

No one was reported hurt, according to the Price County Public Information Office.

Crews say there was no danger of hazardous materials or chemicals burning.

(Special thanks to Edward Busby for his photos)

Written By: WJFW News Team

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