Fire crews fight flames at Knoxville solid waste facility

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Crews in Knoxville spent Thursday night fighting a fire at a city solid waste facility.

The fire was reported a little before 9 p.m. at the City of Knoxville Solid Waste Transfer Facility on Elm Street.

City spokesperson Jesse Mayshark says the fire was in a garbage pit inside the facility. No one was hurt and there was no structural damage to the facility.

Mayshark wasn’t sure if the fire would impact day to day operations.

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