Large Recycling Plant Fire in Tennessee With Evacuations Underway

Firefighters are battling a 3 alarm fire in Hickman County, TN. The fire broke out around 10:15am today and has local authorities evacuating a 4 mile radius of the fire. 

Departments on scene include: Franklin FD HazMat, Tennessee City FD, Centreville FD, Maury County FDHickman County Rescue Squad, Dickson County Rescue Squad, Williamson County Rescue Squad, Maury EMS, Dickson EMS, Hickman EMS, and many Law Enforcement Departments.

Video here from News Channel 5

LYLES, TN (WSMV) – Crews are on the scene fighting a large fire at a plant in Hickman County.

The fire broke out around 10:15 a.m. Wednesday at the Industrial Plastic Co. Inc. plant on Plant Rd. in Lyles, TN.

Everyone within a 4-mile radius of the fire is being evacuated, including neighborhoods and schools.

Related: An oil recycling plant burned in Indianapolis today as well. Video here