Massive fire at metal recycling plant in Johnston

 By: Alexandra Cowley

Fire crews from Johnston and Warwick responded to a massive fire at The Sims Metal Recycling plant off Green Earth Avenue in Johnston Monday night around 7 P.M. The smoke could be seen for miles. Johnston’s Assistant Fire Chief tells ABC 6 the fire was in a 75 by 75 white metal scrap pile consisting of washers, dryers, and refrigerators. As of 9 P.M., the fire was under control. 

We have a crew on scene and will bring you the latest information as it becomes available. 

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