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More than 100 vehicles at junkyard catch fire in Kentucky, cause brush fire

Source: W.R. Castle Fire-Rescue
Source: W.R. Castle Fire-Rescue(WVLT)
Published: Apr. 21, 2020 at 5:07 PM EDT
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At least 100 junk vehicles caught fire at a Kentucky scrap yard Tuesday afternoon.

Fire crews with W.R. Castle Fire-Rescue said the fire was at Green's Auto Parts on Hwy. 201.

The vehicle fires caused a brush fire that drew help from the Kentucky Division of Forestry for containment.

After several hours of work, crews were able to put the fire out.

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UPDATE: The fire is out and crews have left the scene. Our thanks to Rockhouse & Flat Gap for their assistance at the...

Posted by W.R. Castle Fire-Rescue on Tuesday, April 21, 2020