May 27, 2013 6:14 PM by Connie Murphy
Fountain firefighters remain on the scene of a landfill fire at the 8900 block of Rancho Colorado Blvd. at the Midway Landfill Dump in the Fountain area.
The fire is completely smothered with dirt Firefighters are now preparing to dump water on top of the pile. The cause of the fire is unknown but likely ashes or coals maybe the culprit that started the fire.
The fire started around 2:30 p.m. No structures were ever threatened. No reports of dangerous fumes from the landfill. We will keep you updated on the situation as soon as any new information is made available