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Fire Damages A&S Metals

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The Butte-Silver Bow County Fire Department responded to a fire at A&S Metals Tuesday night.

Fire Chief, Jeff Miller, says the station received a call from a neighbor at 10:30 p.m. saying they saw smoke coming from the recycling facility.

When firefighters arrived on the scene, the body of the fire was in the main office area.

Miller says the metal structure was extremely hot, so firefighters were forced to use oxygen cutting torches to enter.

Officials tell ABC/FOX MONTANA there were very few hydrants in the area, so water did become an issue, although fire was put out relatively quick. 

A cause for the fire is not known at this time.

 

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