Trash Recycling Plant Building Catches Fire

A building at a Virginia trash recycling plant caught fire early Saturday morning.

Fire officials said a 5-story building at the Lorton, Va., plant was on fire shortly before 6:30 a.m. Two workers at the plant were transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation.

A fire spokesperson said trash is being moved out of the building to help quash the fire. They expect crews to remain on the scene for about another 3 hours.

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