Apparent equipment fire at Tyler Iron and Metal

Published on Friday, 8 August 2014 16:40 - Written by

Fire crews are at Tyler Iron and Metal in north Tyler, on the report of an object on fire.

A Tyler Paper reporter on the scene says it appears that one piece of machinery is on fire. The reporter does not see any structures on fire. The reporter spoke to someone who said he worked at the business, and that he was not aware of any injuries.

Fire officials said that only two fire trucks responded, and no ambulances.

Smoke was visible initially from the Tyler Morning Telegraph offices on West Erwin Street.

We will post additional details as they become available.