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Dumpster catches fire on the southeast side of Craig Sunday

Craig Press staff report
Hot ashes thrown into a dumpster at Axis Steel caught other materials inside on fire Sunday evening.
Doug Slaight for Craig Fire Rescue/courtesy

CRAIG — Emergency responders were on the scene Sunday evening when a fire broke out on the southeastern end of Craig.

Hot ashes thrown into a dumpster at Axis Steel caught other materials inside on fire, said Fire Chief KC Hume.

No one was injured, and damage was contained to the dumpster.

Craig Fire/Rescue responded to the fire about 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, and quickly extinguished the flames.

They were assisted by personnel from the Moffat County Sheriff’s Office.

Memorial Regional Health Emergency Medical Services also responded to the incident.


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