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Salem fire controls scrap metal fire
Salem fire controls scrap metal fire
Salem Fire Department responds to a scrap metal fire (Photo) - 09/14/21

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, September 14, 2021 Salem, Ore. -- At approximately 9:25 AM The Salem Fire Department responded to a fire at Cherry City Metals on Kanz CT NE. Upon arrival units found a metal pile on fire, emitting a large dark plume of smoke. Crews utilized aerial attack to control the fire and are continuing to fight the fire. The cause of the fire is currently unknown, and no injuries have been reported at this time. 

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