New Castle News

October 28, 2012

Firefighters respond to call at Inmetco in Ellwood City

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — Multiple fire departments were summoned to an Ellwood City business Sunday evening.

A fire call was reported around 6:45 p.m. at Inmetco.

Initial scanner reports indicated a lithium battery reaction had occurred and there was smoke in a building.

Firefighters later reported they were attacking a fire from outside but were not going inside the structure because of explosions.