August 21, 2014
SPARKS, NV - Sparks fire crews have put out a fire in a large trash compactor on Franklin Way, at Sims Metal Management in the industrial section of the city.
The fire produced lots of thick black smoke easily seen from much of the Truckee Meadows. Investigators say the fire started when workers were cutting metal and fiberglass filters, and sparks from that activity started the fire.
No one was hurt.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.