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Fire breaks out at Genesee County scrap metal yard

Created: 07/19/2014 6:56 PM WHEC.com

An early morning fire broke out at a scrap metal yard in Genesee County on Saturday morning.

Investigators say it happened around 4:30 at the Ed Arnold Scrap Processing building on Angling Road in Corfu.

Fire officials say a pile of recyclables caught on fire in the scrap yard.

Nine fire companies responded to help but out the blaze.

Officials say the biggest issue firefighters face at a scrap metal yard is access and say getting to the source of the fire was difficult.

Firefighters were able to get the blaze under control just before 7:00 a.m.

Officials say no one was injured in the fire.

An early morning fire broke out at a scrap metal yard in Genesee County on Saturday morning.

Investigators say it happened around 4:30 at the Ed Arnold Scrap Processing building on Angling Road in Corfu.

Fire officials say a pile of recyclables caught on fire in the scrap yard.

Nine fire companies responded to help but out the blaze.

Officials say the biggest issue firefighters face at a scrap metal yard is access and say getting to the source of the fire was difficult.

Firefighters were able to get the blaze under control just before 7:00 a.m.

 





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