Around 11:00am this morning, a fire started in a large scrap metal pile at CMC Steel Company, located in Seguin. Reports of smoke and a burning smell have been reported in the area. It is recommended that residents who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated levels of pollutants, including the very young or old, and/or those with pre-existing respiratory conditions minimize exposure by remaining indoors.
Firefighting operations will last into the evening and possibly into tomorrow.
Thursday, July 10, 2014 2:12:00 PM