Scrap metal yard fire closes portion of Belvedere Road

Scrap metal yard fire closes portion of Belvedere Road

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (WFLX) - A fire at a scrap metal yard has closed Belvedere Road in both directions west of Pike Road.

The fire broke out at Palm Beach Metal Recycling. Heavy smoke could be seen billowing from the business at 7796 Belvedere Road.

It was not immediately clear what caught fire.

Palm Beach County Fire Rescue dispatched more than 15 units to the scene.

Fox 29's Brian Entin is on the scene. Follow his live tweets on Twitter.

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