Fire tears through Oklahoma City recycling plant

Posted on Tuesday, September 15th, 2020 at 8:59 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Officials with the Oklahoma City Fire Department responded to a blaze at a recycling plant northeast of downtown early Tuesday morning.

According to News 9, a passerby reported the blaze at Derichebourg Recycling USA near the intersection of Northeast 4th Street and North Martin Luther King Avenue sometime before 5:00 a.m.

No injuries were reported as a result of the fire. Officials believe the fuel mostly consisted of burning tires and trash.

An investigation is underway into what may have caused the blaze.

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