Springdale Crews Respond To Equipment Fire At Recycling Facility

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SPRINGDALE (KFSM) — The Springdale Fire Department was hard at work responding to an early morning fire at a recycling facility.

Dispatch said the fire happened at AERT off of Huntsville Road early Wednesday morning (July 8).  AERT recycles plastic products and manufactures building materials.

Fire crews told 5NEWS that they arrived on the scene around 5:45 a.m. after a hammer mill caught fire.

Firefighters said that no one was injured.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.