Fire reported at landfill in Graniteville

Aiken County

AIKEN, S.C. (WJBF) – Crews responded to the scene of a fire at a local landfill, Wednesday.

Aiken County Dispatch says that Aiken County fire crews, DOT and Forestry responded to the fire at a private landfill on near Mt. Arthur Drive off Bethlehem Drive in Graniteville.

The fire is believed to be under control and has been burning for several days.

Graniteville firefighters say that the property owner is maintaining the fire..

The private landfill is a dump site for landscaping companies and reserved for vegetation only. The fire is believed to be a natural combustion fire.

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