Fire at Atlanta junkyard produces large amounts of smoke - CBS46 News

Fire at Atlanta junkyard produces large amounts of smoke

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ATLANTA (CBS ATLANTA) -

Firefighters put out a blaze at Pirkle Inc. Recycling on Wells Street Wednesday afternoon.

The building is near Ralph David Abernathy and Metropolitan Parkway.

Officials said the fire started when the sparks from a welding torch ignited insulation on the refrigerator that the welder was working on.

No one was injured.

The fire produced a lot of smoke, which could be seen for miles.

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