Firefighters battling tire fire

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Fire crews are battling a massive tire fire at a business in Bedford County.
 
The fire broke out earlier Wednesday afternoon at the Highlands’ Tire and Service Center along Raystown Road in Everett.
 
More than 300 tires in the pile has been burning for a couple of hours.
 
You can see the smoke from several miles away.
 
Crews are using skid loaders to pull away anything that is not on fire to keep the flames from spreading.
 
There is no evacuation, but we are told Route 26, which is North Spring Street, is closed down near the bypass.
 
Emergency officials are asking everyone to stay away from the area.
 
They believe the fire could burn into Thursday.

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