Tire Fire At Mid American Steel

By Scott Sarvay

September 8, 2010 Updated Sep 8, 2010 at 5:53 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Black smoke could be seen miles away after a downed power line sparked a tire fire at Mid American Steel Wednesday afternoon.

It was just after one when Fort Wayne firefighters were called to the Moeller Road business.

According to investigators, a crane came in contact with some power lines and ignited a large pile of tires stored outside the facility.

No one was injured.

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