Fire at the landfill on Garden City Highway put out

MIDLAND, Tx (KOSA) -- This story was updated at 3 p.m. to include new details.

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The fire that sparked at the City of Midland Type 1 landfill was put out at 1:17 a.m. on Sunday, according to Terrance Stoke with the City of Midland.

Stoke said there have been no injuries or accidents related to the fire that broke out Friday afternoon.

On Saturday, two brush units from the Midland Fire Department were at the landfill to battle the blaze, Stoke said.
There is a grassfire ongoing at the landfill in Garden City Highway in Midland.

According to a spokesperson from the City of Midland, Midland Fire Department, Greenwood VFD, and North East VFD are all on scene.

So far we have confirmed that there aren't any injuries and the fire is not a danger to the public.

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