Mulch facility fire finally extinguished

Posted at 2:45 PM, Jul 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-03 16:56:02-04

MOTTVILLE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — After nearly a week of battling, crews are now reporting the fire that engulfed a mulch facility is out.

In a Facebook post, the White Pigeon Township Fire Department says that crews were finally able to fully leave the scene on July 1.

The blaze swept through over a dozen acres at the facility, destroying the area.  According to officials the diferent fuel sources such a palettes and mulch kept the fire active.

The cause of the massive blaze is still unknown and the incident remains under investigation.