Danville fire crews responding to ‘very large fire’ at Celotex

Crews said they have issued a recall of 15 off-duty firefighters to help out

Fire at Celotex (Credit: Danville Fire Department) (WSLS)

DANVILLE, Va. – The Danville Fire Department is responding to what they say is a “very large fire” at Celotex.

Crews said they have issued a recall of 15 off-duty firefighters to help out.

In a Facebook post, the fire department asked residents to avoid the area because of smoke from the fire.

Around 6:15 p.m., the department posted that crews were still on the scene at Celotex.

You can see photos of the fire below from the Danville Fire Department Facebook page.

Crews said dinner is being prepared for the firefighters nearby as they continue to control the fire.

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