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Montana Vista recycling plant damaged by fire

Published On: Dec 24 2013 09:43:37 AM CST   Updated On: Jan 16 2014 04:57:35 PM CST

Chico's Recycling Plant in Montana Vista catches fire

EL PASO, Texas -

Fire crews spent most of the day Thursday putting out a fire at a recycling plant in Montana Vista.

El Paso County Sheriff's deputies were the first ones to arrive on the 3800 block on Rene Dr. at Chico's Demolition Recycling at about 8:30 a.m. Thursday.

The El Paso Fire Department, including volunteer fire departments from Montana Vista, San Elizario and Horizon were on the scene.

An El Paso Sheriff's spokeswoman told ABC-7 the business recycles everything from electronics to tires and there were even propane tanks on the property.
No injuries were reported. The sheriff's office did evacuate homes in the area.


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