Firefighters battle 3-alarm fire at sewage treatment center near Asheville

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ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) – The Asheville Fire Department said it is helping in a county-wide response to a 3-alarm fire at a sewage treatment center.

The fire broke out Tuesday afternoon at the Metropolitan Sewage District on Riverside Drive just north of Asheville in Woodfin.

A large plume of black smoke could be seen for miles as the warehouse fire burned.

Further details were not immediately available.

CBS 17 will update this story as it develops.

Videos courtesy the Asheville Fire Department.

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