• Smoke seen for miles due to electrical substation fire in Renton

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    RENTON, Wash. - Crews are working to put out a fire next to a power station in Renton on Friday night.

    Renton fire officials said they were responding to a report of a fire inside the Bonneville Power Facility.

    When crews arrived after 8:30 p.m., they found an electrical fire next to the power station. 

    The fire produced a large amount of black smoke that could be seen miles away.

    A KIRO 7 crew was at the scene, where a tank of oil was burning. 

     


     

     

     

    There were no reports of injuries.

     

     

     


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