OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A fire burned at a metal recycling plant in Oakland Wednesday in the Jack London Square area, sending large billowing clouds of smoke in the air that could be seen across a wide area.
The Oakland Fire Department said the fire was burning at Schnitzer Steel on the 1100 block of Embarcadero West. The one-alarm fire was under control as of about 5 p.m., according to the fire department.READ MORE: Oakland Police Seize Flamethrower, Drugs, Cash In Illegal Casino Bust
Fire officials did not say immediately what was burning.READ MORE: Man Sentenced to 9 Years in Prison For Horrific Box Cutter Attack on Elderly Victim in Concord
No injuries have been reported.MORE NEWS: Mudslide Blocks Highway 128 Near Lake Berryessa