Disposal site fire in Sacramento pours smoke into area

Crews are battling a large fire at the Florin Perkins Public Disposal Site, the Sacramento Fire Department reports.

No structures are threatened, but the fire is belching smoke in the 4200 block of Florin Perkins Road, south of Jackson Road.

Chris Harvey, a spokesman for the Sacramento Fire Department, said the fire was confined to trash piles. He said no hazardous materials were involved, and no injuries have been reported.

Harvey said 50 to 60 firefighters are on scene.

The cause of the fire has not been determined.

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Bee staff