Large fire at recycling plant in Adams County; smoke seen for miles
ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. -- A fire in unincorporated Adams County just north of Denver city limits blew thick, black smoke into the air near Interstate 70 on Tuesday afternoon. The fire at EVRAZ Recyling at 5601 York Street was first spotted about 3:30 p.m. and could be seen for miles. Among the types of materials that are recycled at the plant are vehicles, appliances, industrial scraps, stainless steel, vehicle batteries and catalytic converters.