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Crews respond to fire at Ladson recycling facility

Updated: Oct. 9, 2019 at 5:35 AM EDT
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NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - Crews responded to a fire at a recycling facility in Ladson Wednesday morning which has caught fire in the past.

Wood Recycling is in the 9400 block of Highway 78. Firefighters initially responded to the scene around 4:58 a.m.

At least one tanker truck was at the scene and an employee said there was a small fire at the back of the business.

The North Charleston fire department has responded to the facility at least six times since 2010, most recently this past February.

In 2014, another large pile of mulch caught fire at the facility. In 2017, a fire at the facility measured 200 square feet with flames reaching 40 feet into the air.

This is a developing story. Please check back for more updates as they become available.

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