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Metal, cars burn for hours at junkyard

June 16, 2008 12:27:04 PM PDT
Fire crews in Palmdale had their hands full with a big fire at a junkyard Monday morning.The fire started just after 7 a.m. on the 37,800 block of Sixth Street east, just south of Avenue R.

Huge piles of metal and crushed cars burned for a couple of hours.

Students at three nearby elementary schools were kept inside because of air quality concerns.

It was unclear how the fire started, but there are no reports of injuries.


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