Fire at recycling plant shuts down road in Iron County

Posted at 1:20 PM, Mar 02, 2014
and last updated 2014-03-02 20:06:14-05

PAROWAN — A portion of State Route 143 in Parowan has been shut down because of a fire at a recycling plant, officials said Sunday.

The road is closed to allow firefighters to pull hoses across 200 South, according to a tweet from the Utah Department of Public Safety. Traffic is being rerouted.

The fire did not cause evacuations and no injuries have been reported, according to Iron County Dispatch.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.