Lufkin fire crews battle fire at salvage yard located at site of former Citation Texas Foundry

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Lufkin firefighters battled a fire at a salvage yard located at the site of the former Citation Texas Foundry on North Raguet Street Thursday afternoon.

Engines from several Lufkin fire stations responded to the blaze at 4:40 p.m.. The fire started in a wood grinder located in one of the business' buildings. Lufkin Police officers blocked traffic on Hill Street, which runs behind the old foundry. Fire crews had the fire completely contained by 6:15 p.m.

No injuries were reported.

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