Niagara Gazette

May 14, 2013

Tire fire sends thick plume of smoke into Tuesday afternoon air

Niagara Gazette

Niagara Gazette — Niagara Falls Fire Department firefighters battled a fire at a scrap yard on Lockport Road late Tuesday afternoon. 

Thick, black smoke from the fire could be seen for miles. 

The fire was reported shortly before 5:30 p.m. 

The fire was under control after about two hours. 

Fire officials were looking into the cause of the fire Tuesday night.