Crews fight to contain fire at N. Wichita recycling facility

WICHITA, Kan. Crews with the Wichita Fire Department Thursday evening fought to contain a large fire to material at Glickman Metal Recycling, LLC in the 2800 block of North Emporia in north Wichita.

Fire officials say the fire was to a large pile of material intended for shredding. That pile included a mixture of metal, upholstery, plastic and other materials.

Firefighters responded to the fire about 6 p.m. No one was injured.

In the fight to extinguish the fire, crews expected to remain on scene through Thursday night.