Flames Gut Paper Recycling Plant

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A blaze at a paper recycling plant in Australia gutted the plant.

Plumes of black smoke billowed from the plant and blanketed the industrial area.  The factory erupted when a truck caught fire inside the single level waste transfer center.  The fire quickly spread throughout the facility.

Six trucks arrived on the scene and thirty firefighters.  The full extent of the damages are not yet known; however, the facility has been extensively damaged and the inside has been mostly gutted.

There have been no reports of any injuries.

Six fire trucks were called to the scene.

Image Credit:  dailytelegraph.com.au