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Fire crews battle wrecking yard blaze

Jan. 2, 2015, Toronto - Fire crews were called out in northwest Toronto Friday morning to battle an intense four alarm blaze that erupted in a wrecking yard.

January 2, 2015  By The Canadian Press

At least 18 fire trucks raced to the scene shortly after four a.m..

There was some concern about the flames spreading to a large oil tank and some vehicles that were parked in the immediate vicinity.

But the crews were able to gain control and douse the fire before that could happen.

Some nearby homes and other buildings were evacuated as a precaution, however, no injuries have been reported.


There is no word yet on the cause of the fire.

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