BOSTON (CBS) – Smoke could be seen in the Boston area for miles as a scrap yard fire burned in Everett Friday afternoon.
The Everett Fire Department said the incident at a metal yard on Rover Street “looks worse than it is.”READ MORE: Elijah Lewis Search: Large Police Presence In Abington Related To Missing 5-Year-Old Boy
Smoldering metal at the scene was causing all the smoke, officials said.READ MORE: MAP: Town-By-Town COVID Vaccination Rates For School-Aged Children
No injuries have been reported.MORE NEWS: USS Constitution Fires 21-Gun Salute With Newly-Trailed Navy Sailors Aboard
Brush fires were reported earlier in the day in Boston’s Fens neighborhood, and in Norfolk, where nearby homes were threatened.