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Massive fire shuts down Phoenix freeway ramps

Thursday, February 20, 2014 - 00:34

Feb. 20 - An intense fire at a Phoenix plumbing company shuts down several freeway ramps and forces nearby businesses to be evacuated. Linda So reports.

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Intense flames and thick black smoke causing a traffic nightmare in Phoenix. The massive fire that broke out a plumbing company forced the closure of several ramps on Interstate 10 and Interstate 17. Several nearby businesses also had to be evacuated. So far, no injuries have been reported. But the road closures are causing major backups. Local media is reporting the plumbing company where the fire broke out held propane bottles and flammable metals. Air quality workers are heading to the area to test for any possible environmental impact.

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Massive fire shuts down Phoenix freeway ramps

Thursday, February 20, 2014 - 00:34