Fire continues to burn at Waxahachie recycling plant

Firefighters from the Waxahachie Fire Department have been battling a large fire at a recycling center on the north side of town since around 4:00AM this morning.

Heavy black smoke and flames were reported from the facility. Several departments are on scene assisting Waxahachie FD with the blaze.

A large smoke plume can be seen for miles.

It is best to avoid this area while firefighters work the scene.