ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — Over 100 firefighters have doused a blaze that erupted at a Maryland recycling plant filled with piles of cardboard and other highly combustible materials.
Local news outlets report that the two-alarm fire at the Georgetown Paper Stock recycling plant in Rockville was extinguished Saturday. Roads around the plant were reopened by mid-afternoon.READ MORE: Firefighters Rescue Driver After Crash With Light Rail Train In Baltimore, Fire Union Says
The fire started Friday, sending black acrid smoke across the area. Roughly 125 firefighters helped battle the blaze, working through the night.
News outlets say that over 1 million gallons of water were needed to extinguish the flames.READ MORE: Turgeon Still Hoping For Long Postseason Run At Maryland
There has been no report of any injuries.Baltimore's Mark Andrews Among The NFL's Elite Tight Ends
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