Firefighters contain trash fire in South Central

Lorena Lujan
Sunday, May 18, 2014 - 5:08pm

El Paso firefighters extinguished a trash fire in South Central.

Dispatchers say the fire started around 3:20 p.m. near Boone St. and Delta Dr. where the Haskell Plant is.

Nine units responded to the scene. El Paso Water Utilities spokesperson Christina Montoya said a small portion of the odor control system at the plant caught on fire.

The blaze was contained within 15 minutes, Montoya said.

Operation of the plant is operating as normal and no one was injured.

The cause of the fire is unknown. 


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