Brockton: Crews Respond To Scrap Metal Fire

Credit: Brockton Fire Twitter Feed

Credit: Brockton Fire Twitter Feed

Brockton Fire officials are now reporting that a scrap metal fire has been extinguished.

The incident took place at the Spiegel Scrap Yard on N. Cary St. and involved a piece of metal that was reported to be 100 x 150 ft.

Motorists were being asked to avoid N. Cary St. between E. Ashland St. and Elliott St. as fire hoses were spread across the street.

Fire officials have not reported any injuries and an estimate on damages is not known at this time.


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Dan McCready is a South Shore native who’s happy to be back working in his home region. After graduating from Catholic Memorial High School, GO KNIGHTS! Dan attended Suffolk University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Communications. After college Dan worked as a standup comic and actor appearing in several theatrical productions, independent films, and worked as a background extra in films and TV shows including Fever Pitch, Underdog, and Brotherhood while also working as a weekend overnight DJ on Easy 99.1. Eventually Dan began covering the Boston entertainment scene for Production Live Online and, after being bit by the journalism bug, decided to further his studies at Northeastern University, where he earned his master's degree. Since that time Dan has worked across many media platforms for organizations including the Patriot Ledger, Cape Cod Broadcasting, and 1420 WBSM in New Bedford. Dan is currently residing in Milton and enjoys hanging out with friends, candlepin bowling, playing video games, and making videos for his fledgling YouTube Channel.