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Recycling plant catches fire in Tromode

Officers manage to contain blaze

Fire crews were dispatched this afternoon after a recycling facility in Tromode industrial estate went up in flames.

Two pumps from Douglas managed to contain the blaze, which is thought to have originated from a paper bailing machine.

Nobody was injured in the incident, which happened sometime after 3pm.

The property was engulfed with smoke - crews are currently ensuring the scene is secure and the fire fully extinguished.

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