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Large fire engulfs scrapyard in Newark

A fire in a scrapyard in Newark created a large plume of smoke that could be seen and smelled from miles away.

News 12 Staff

Jan 25, 2022, 12:11 PM

Updated 874 days ago

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A fire in a scrapyard in Newark created a large plume of smoke that could be seen and smelled from miles away.  
The fire at the Eastern Metal Recycling Terminal on Calcutta Street had been burning since Monday around 8 p.m.
Clipper Street remains closed as a result.
No injuries have been reported. The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.


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