News

Marysville tire fire June 14

A fire at a tire recycling center, located at the corner of 152nd Street NE and 39th Avenue NE, caused approximately $60,000 in damage June 14. - Courtesy Kristen Thorstenson
A fire at a tire recycling center, located at the corner of 152nd Street NE and 39th Avenue NE, caused approximately $60,000 in damage June 14.
— image credit: Courtesy Kristen Thorstenson

MARYSVILLE — At approximately 5:15 p.m. on June 14, Marysville Fire District crews were dispatched to a fire at a tire recycling center located at the corner of 152nd Street NE and 39th Avenue NE. Numerous callers reported flames and heavy black smoke from the location. While en route, crews could see a column of thick black smoke reaching approximately 300 feet high, with flames reaching approximately 30 feet. Once on scene, the crews were able to control the flames quickly.

Approximately 26 emergency crew members responded from Marysville and Arlington.

No injuries were reported.

Marysville Fire and the Snohomish County Fire Marshal's Office conducted an investigation and have ruled the cause as undetermined, with approximately $60,000 damage.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus

Read the latest Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Jul 19 edition online now. Browse the archives.