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Fire Erupts at Recycling Yard in Harbor Gateway Near Torrance

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    Fire Erupts at Recycling Yard in Harbor Gateway Near Torrance
    Katie Pilot
    A fire engulfed a recycling yard near Torrance on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015.

    Firefighters put out a fire that erupted at a recycling yard near Torrance on Saturday, officials said.

    More than 100 firefighters battled the massive fire reported around 10:12 a.m. in the 20300 block of South Normandie Avenue in Harbor Gateway, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.

    The fire was declared a knockdown at 1:52 p.m., LAFD said.

    One firefighter was transported to a hospital with a minor injury and is reported to be in fair condition.

    Large plumes of smoke could be seen as far as Seal Beach.

    No further details were immediately available.


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